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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 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 Week of May 18 - May 22, 2015 Week of May 11 - May 15, 2015
  • The provincial government will close the Dayspring Children's Centre in Bridgewater, and move the services for children at risk to Truro. According to the government, retention of staff had been a challenge for the centre, which employed 15 workers.
Please consult the Annapolis Valley Region and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.