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Medical Secretaries  (NOC 1243)
Annapolis Valley Region
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Outlook & Prospects for Medical Secretaries in Annapolis Valley Region

The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.

Provincial Employment Potential Information

The following table identifies employment conditions within Nova Scotia.

questionUndetermined : UndeterminedLimited : LimitedFair : FairGood : Good
Table on the employment potential for Medical Secretaries in Nova Scotia.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Nova Scotia Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2015-05-29

For the 2014-2016 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Medical Secretaries (NOC 1243) in Nova Scotia.

This outlook is the result of an analysis of a number of factors that influence employment prospects in this occupation. Some of the key findings are that:

  • Employment is expected to decline.
  • A large number of people are expected to retire.
  • This occupation has recently experienced low levels of unemployment.
Table on the employment potential for Medical Secretaries in Annapolis Valley Region as well as in the rest of the Nova Scotia.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Annapolis Valley Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2015-05-29
Cape Breton Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2015-05-29
Halifax Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2015-05-29
North Shore Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2015-05-29
Southern Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2015-05-29

Provincial / Territorial Labour Market News

Week of Aug 03 - Aug 07, 2015 Week of Jul 20 - Jul 24, 2015
  • Veterans Affairs indicates it will hire 45 staff in Halifax and four in Sydney by March 2016 to provide members of the Canadian Armed Forces with mental health services and support
  • The mental health inpatient unit of the Aberdeen hospital in New Glasgow will close for a few months due to nursing and other staffing shortages within the unit
Week of Jul 06 - Jul 10, 2015
  • Ten sexual assault nurse examiners will begin working in July in hospitals in Lunenburg and Queens Counties
Week of Jun 29 - Jul 03, 2015
Please consult the Annapolis Valley Region and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.