Table 3

 Yearly injury rates by Census 2000 job titles: hospital jobs with at least five recorded injuries per 100 full-time employees

Census 2000 job titleInjuries, n (5 years)Injury rate per 100 FTEs
FTEs, full-time employees.
Janitors and building cleaners3421.3
Electrical and electronics repairers, industrial and utility1120.1
Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers3013.4
Miscellaneous health technologists and technicians6013.2
Maids and housekeeping cleaners1811.6
Nursing, psychiatric and home health aides9510.1
Emergency medical technicians and paramedics109.8
Health diagnosing and treating practitioner support technicians239.5
Registered nurses2909.2
Respiratory therapists99.2
Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses189.0
Security guards and gaming surveillance officers128.8
Medical assistants and other healthcare support occupations177.2
Grounds maintenance workers87.0
Clinical laboratory technologists and technicians196.5
Diagnostic-related technologists and technicians275.6
Medical scientists74.5
Office clerks, general193.9
First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers113.7
Secretaries and administrative assistants112.9