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Standard Occupational Classification

Docket Number 08‐0144 : Response to Comments on 2010 SOC : U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Docket No. 08-0144 requested a new detailed occupation for supervisors of 31-1011 Home Health Aides. The SOCPC did not accept this recommendation. According to Classification Principle 5, occupations in major group 31-0000 Healthcare Support Occupations are usually supervised by workers in Major Group 29-0000 Healthcare Practitioner and Technical Occupations. Therefore, major group 31-0000 Healthcare Support Occupations does not include a detailed occupation for first-line supervisors. First-line supervisors of Home Health Aides can be classified in various occupations depending on the particular establishment.

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Last Modified Date: March 12, 2009