CHA News Article

HWDC Invites Comments on Workforce Shortages Report

The California Workforce Investment Board has posted for public comment a report on the state’s health workforce development needs. The report distills the findings of the Health Workforce Development Council, established by the board to help alleviate workforce shortages in the state’s health sector, and makes recommendations for expanding the state’s health workforce. Of particular interest to hospitals are pages 4-8, which provide recommendations categorized under broad thematic strategies. Comments on the report, which is attached, should be e-mailed to by Jan. 29.