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CHWN Working Papers, Reports and Policy Briefs

Working papers, reports and policy briefs published by the Canadian Health Workforce Network from 2020 to present can be found here. To search by theme or sector, visit the Research portion of our website and explore our leads' pages.


May - COVID-19 Impacts on the Capacity of the Mental Health and Substance Use Health Workforce in CanadaJelena Atanackovic, Mary Bartram, Ivy Lynn Bourgeault, Caroline Chamberland-Rowe, Jesse Klaus, Kathleen Leslie, Raha Mirshahi, Danielle Rice, Christine Tulk


December Sustaining Nursing in Canada: A set of coordinated evidence-based solutions targeted to support the nursing workforce now and into the future (infographic) - Dr. Houssem Eddine Ben Ahmed, Dr. Ivy Lynn Bourgeault

November - Healthy Professional Worker Partnership: Dental Hygiene & Comparative Findings - Examining the Pathway from Mental Health to Leaves of Absence & Return to Work and the Impact of the Pandemic

July - Special issue of Healthcare Management Forum on Frontline Health Workers Ivy L. Bourgeault, Brandon Djukic, Kelly Grimes, Ed Mantler, Adrian MacKenzie, Gillian Strudwick, Rayeh Kashef Al-Ghetaa, Ewan Affleck

April - Canadian Health Workforce Network on Canada's Health Workforce House of Commons Standing Committee on Health


December - Canada’s Health Workforce Digital Research Infrastructure Ecosystem: Building the Foundation for Canadian Health Workforce Science & Informed Decision-Making Ivy Bourgeault, Geoff Ballinger, Brenda Gamble, Neeru Gupta, Gayle Halas, Lindsay Hedden, Kate Leslie, Sarah Simkin, Steve Slade, Arthur Sweetman