The Canadian Health Workforce Network (CHWN) was established with development funds from Health Canada and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research. It is comprised of national experts researchers and policy makers involved/interested in health workforce research, policy and/or planning.
- To provide access to the latest health workforce (HWF) information and evidence on innovative approaches to HWF, training, financing, regulation, recruitment and retention.
- To gather, share, exchange and build capacity in high-quality health workforce research and provide access to on ongoing research and model-development at pan-Canadian, provincial/territorial and local/regional service delivery levels.
- To connect experts, researchers and policy/decision makers in order to better coordinate research and support the development and implementation of high quality, evidence-based, HWF policies and best practices.