Wyomingites often like to “buck the trend.” Well, within Wyoming, Sheridan seems to be bucking the trend. Senior Economist David Bullard with the Wyoming Department of
These figures are the latest compiled statistics, but do not necessarily represent current figures. Still, the 3rd quarter of 2009, which is when these figures are from, do show significant job decreases in the health care industry
It is not clear where these losses are from. The two largest health care employers in Sheridan County—Sheridan Memorial Hospital and Sheridan County V.A.--said they did not have any significant reductions in health care jobs during this period.