Increase in Labor Shortages in Healthcare

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According to a recent study, the healthcare industry may see an increase in labor shortages in the near future, despite the rising need for healthcare providers. “The healthcare workforce is burned out following a nearly two-year face-off against COVID-19,” said by John Derse, a healthcare industry leader at Mercer. “This impact will be felt by […]

Federal Agencies Offer Funds to Address the Lack of Healthcare Providers

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With incentives for community health workers and new nurses, federal agencies want to increase the size of the healthcare workforce. The United States Departments of Labor (DOL) and Health and Human Services (HHS) announced a combined $346 million in funding for education and opportunities around the country. Community Health Workers The Health Resources and Services […]

Staffing Shortages Rank as a Top Concern for Healthcare Executives

A 2022 study from PwC concluded that executives in the healthcare industry view staffing shortages as a primary concern, along with the affordability of care. Experts argue that 2023 will be a pivotal year for the industry. Organizations will need to retool their traditional business models to survive, including reconsidering how they staff their administrative […]