Better Planning, Better Care and Better Work through Better Data

  • COVID-19 and health worker infections: The need for disaggregated intersectional data

    During world health worker week, Oluwatobi Ogundele and Margaret Walton-Roberts take stock of what the pandemic has done to health workers.

  • Thank you to our student award sponsors Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons & Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research

    CHWC 2020 Student Award WINNERS!

    1st place - Katherine Zagrodney
    2nd place - Patrick Timony
    3rd place - Caroline Chamberland-Rowe & 
                     Mara Mihailescu 

  • Pandemic exposing critical gaps in health workforce planning

    Burnout was far too common in the healthcare workforce before the pandemic. COVID-19 has made it much worse. 
    By Ivy Lynn Bourgeault

  • COVID-19 Strategies

    Searchable Database of Health Workforce Strategies in Response to COVID-19 OPEN NOW

  • Celebrating the 2020 Canadian Women in Global Health

    Showcasing the recent achievements of women leaders in health

  • Hosted by the World Health Professionals Alliance

    Beyond the Applause

    Demanding supportive workplaces and conditions for our frontline professionals

    Stand up for possitive practice environments!

  • Patient safety and health worker safety go hand in hand

    Creating a safe space for healthcare workers has never been more important
  • Recent Article

    The COVID-19 pandemic presents an opportunity to develop more sustainable health workforces

  • Read the recent op-ed by CHWN collaborators

    Health-worker deaths from COVID-19 not just about the numbers

  • Health Workforce Considerations in Response to COVID-19

    Crisis underscores that health workers are backbone of health system

Welcome to CHWN!

The Canadian Health Workforce Network is a knowledge exchange network of researchers, decision-makers and other knowledge users interested in health workforce planning, policy and management.

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