The global healthcare industry experienced a 26% drop in new job postings related to smart hospitals in Q3 2023 compared with the previous quarter, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics. This compares to a 16% decrease versus Q3 2022. GlobalData’s Healthcare: Hiring Trends & Signals Q3 2023 report reveals comprehensive insights into hiring patterns, job roles, required skills, geographical trends, and key themes within the healthcare industry, facilitating anticipation of future workforce needs. Buy the report here.
Notably, Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations jobs accounted for a 40% share of the global healthcare industry’s smart hospitals-related total new job postings in Q3 2023, down 37% over the prior quarter.
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations drive smart hospitals-related hiring activity
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations, with a share of 40%, emerged as the top smart hospitals-related job roles within the healthcare industry in Q3 2023, with new job postings drop by 37% quarter-on-quarter. Healthcare Support Occupations came in second with a share of 8% in Q3 2023, with new job postings dropping by 16% over the previous quarter.
The other prominent smart hospitals roles include Office and Administrative Support Occupations with a 6% share in Q3 2023, Management Occupations with a 5% share of new job postings.
Top five companies in healthcare industry accounted for 24% of hiring activity
The top companies, in terms of number of new job postings tracked by GlobalData, as of Q3 2023 were Methodist Health System, Banner Health, Your World Healthcare, Post Acute Medical, and Baptist Memorial Health Care. Together they accounted for a combined share of 24% of all smart hospitals-related new jobs in the healthcare industry.
Methodist Health System posted 691 smart hospitals-related new jobs in Q3 2023, Banner Health 515 jobs, Your World Healthcare 482 jobs, Post Acute Medical 253 jobs, and Baptist Memorial Health Care 238 jobs, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics.
Hiring activity was driven by the US with an 87.52% share of total new job postings, Q3 2023
The largest share of smart hospitals-related new job postings in the healthcare industry in Q3 2023 was in the US with 87.52% followed by the UK (5.16%) and Canada (3.11%). The share represented by the US was 0 percentage points higher than the 87.51% share it accounted for in Q2 2023.
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