Life Sciences & Healthcare – Number of Jobs

Medicinal and Botanical Manufacturing33
Pharmaceutical Preparation Manufacturing928
In-Vitro Diagnostic Substance Manufacturing60
Biological Product (except Diagnostic) Manufacturing11
Surgical and Medical Instrument Manufacturing853
Surgical Appliance and Supplies Manufacturing202
Dental Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing42
Ophthalmic Goods Manufacturing228
Dental Laboratories188
Research and Development in Biotechnology95
Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists)19,905
Offices of Physicians, Mental Health Specialists1,932
Offices of Dentists6,058
Offices of Chiropractors805
Offices of Optometrists586
Offices of Mental Health Practitioners (except Physicians)525
Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists1,519
Offices of Podiatrists275
Offices of All Other Miscellaneous Health Practitioners861
Family Planning Centers35
Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers2,022
HMO Medical Centers3,462
Kidney Dialysis Centers922
Freestanding Ambulatory Surgical and Emergency Centers716
All Other Outpatient Care Centers2,133
Medical Laboratories767
Diagnostic Imaging Centers1,040
Home Healthcare Services10,489
Ambulance Services715
Blood and Organ Banks448
All Other Miscellaneous Ambulatory Healthcare Services94
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (Private)40,325
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals (Private)638
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals (Private)1,922
Nursing Care Facilities11,199
Residential Mental Retardation Facilities1,668
Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities915
Continuing Care Retirement Communities1,169
Homes for the Elderly1,238
Other Residential Care Facilities869