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Health Workforce Policies in OECD Countries: Right jobs, Right Skills, Right Places

Created on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Posted in Features/Scopes of Practice

... with jobs in the health and social sector accounting for more than 10% of total employment now in several OECD countries. This publication reviews key trends and policy priorities on health workforce across ...

Improving Employment and Working Conditions in Health Services

Created on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Posted in Features/Quality of Worklife

This report has been prepared by the International Labour Office as a basis for discussions at the Tripartite Meeting on Improving Employment and Working Conditions in Health Services, to be held from ...

High-Level Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth

Created on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Posted in Features/HHR Planning

    On 2 March 2016, the United Nations Secretary-General announced the appointment of a Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth (the Commission), co-chaired by H.E. Mr. François ...

Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada: Calls to Action

Created on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Posted in Features/Rural/Remote/Aboriginal

The Truth and Reconciliation: Call to Action Highlights the Following Health Workforce Related Recommendations:   22. We call upon those who can effect change within the Canadian health-care system ...

CBC PEI (April 6) P.E.I. government releases nursing strategy

Created on Friday, 07 April 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

The P.E.I. government has released its three-year nursing strategy that it says will strengthen and maintain the profession's workforce. According to a press release, the Health P.E.I. Nursing Strategy: ...

HRH2030 (Apr 4 )World Health Worker Week 2017 Podcast Series: Conquering health workforce challenges

Created on Thursday, 06 April 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

In many ways, a fully functioning health workforce drives the well-being of communities, regions, and entire countries. Policy-makers at the national level can use reliable data to make decisions about ...

Degress (Mar 31): Podcast -Strengthening the global health workforce

Created on Tuesday, 04 April 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... intervention, this number will soar to 18 million by 2030. Rachel Deussom, an FHI 360 expert on the health workforce and Senior Technical Officer, Human Resources for Health, Health Systems Strengthening, ...

Frontline Health Workers Coalition: (April 2-8 2017) World Health Worker Week

Created on Tuesday, 28 March 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... the amazing work that they do and it is a time to raise awareness to the challenges they face every day. Perhaps most importantly, it is an opportunity to fill in the gaps in the health workforce by calling ...

High-Level Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth

Created on Tuesday, 28 March 2017. Posted in Features/HHR Planning

    On 2 March 2016, the United Nations Secretary-General announced the appointment of a Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth (the Commission), co-chaired by H.E. Mr. François ...

Conf Board Can (March 14)Demand for Nursing Services Challenging to Meet as Canada’s Population Ages

Created on Wednesday, 15 March 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Ottawa, March 14, 2017—The regulated nursing workforce in Canada will have an increasingly difficult time supporting the continuing care needs of seniors. According to a new Conference Board of ...

OHA: Health Human Resources Summit (June 22 2017)

Created on Wednesday, 15 March 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

... year’s summit will provide HR professionals the opportunity to dialogue with industry peers about:   Workplace planning and development during system transformation Using workforce analytics ...

WHO: 4th Global Forum on Human Resources for Health (Nov, 13-17, 2017)

Created on Tuesday, 14 March 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

The 4th Global Forum on Human Resources for Health will be held in Dublin, Ireland from 13-17 November 2017. Co-hosts already confirmed include the World Health Organization, the Global Health Workforce ...

HWTAC (March 22): Webinar- Two States’ Experiences Using HRSA’s Web-based Nursing Supply and Demand

Created on Monday, 13 March 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Webinar Title: Two States’ Experiences Using HRSA’s Web-based Nursing Supply and Demand Model Presenters: Linda M. Lacey Director, Office for Healthcare Workforce Analysis and Planning South ...

Huffington Post (Feb 7 2017): Should Our Health Care System Be Ageist?

Created on Tuesday, 07 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Should medicine be ageist? A young trainee doctor recently proposed to me that it should. Health care is overstretched, she argued. "We can't do everything for everyone, so why spend money on old people, ...

CIHI (Jan 12 2017): Latest Data on OTs , PTs , pharmacists, MRTs and MLTs now available

Created on Friday, 13 January 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... (2007 to 2015), pharmacists (2006 to 2015), medical radiation technologists (2008 to 2015) and medical laboratory technologists (2008 to 2015). Check out CIHI's Health Workforce Database for this and ...

Globe and Mail (Jan 10 2017): The real health-care change we need? Strong leadership

Created on Tuesday, 10 January 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

ANDRÉ PICARD Saskatchewan has announced that it will scrap its 12 health regions and create a single health authority. It is the latest province to abandon the once-popular approach of regionalization ...

WHO (Feb 17 2017): Call for Submissions on ComHEEG Commitment to Action

Created on Friday, 16 December 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... social workforce investment and action. The outcome of the meeting was a Five-Year Action Plan on Health Employment and Economic Growth, which sets out how the ILO, OECD and WHO, in partnership with ...

New! RCPSC Medical Workforce Knowledgebase

Created on Wednesday, 07 December 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... have also independently developed sophisticated needs-based models that produce future physician workforce scenarios. The Physician Resource Planning Advisory Committee is escalating these efforts to the ...

Webinar (Dec 7): Intro to health workforce analysis part 2: secondary data sources for hhr research

Created on Tuesday, 29 November 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

Presenter: Robert Martiniano, DrPH Senior Program Manager Center for Health Workforce Studies When: December 7th, 2016 at 2:00pm EST Length: 1 hour Description: The 2016 edition of the Health ...

Health Systems Global (Dec 16): Call for Papers- Resilient and Responsive Health Systems

Created on Tuesday, 29 November 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

By Kerry Scott, Asha George, Uta Lehmann, Raeda AbuAlRub, Luis Huicho, Ligia Paina Do you know of excellent health policy and systems research publications on human resources for health (HRH)? Perhaps ...

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