Hospitals need an adequate and competent workforce in order to deliver high quality care to patients and families. Workforce Supply initiatives and resources focus on education of health professionals, pipeline issues, diversity and cultural competence, and efforts to ensure the continuing competency of the health care workforce.

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Creating and maintain an excellent work environment that supports the workforce and their ability to deliver high quality care is essential. Work Environment initiatives and resources focus on tools, guidelines, and other aids to help hospital leaders assess, improve, and sustain excellent work environments

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Future Care

To manage the effects of worker shortages and increased demand, hospital work will need to be redesigned in ways that maximize talent, licensure and efficiency so as to deliver high quality care and maximize staff satisfaction. Future Care Models initiatives and resources focus on work and role redesign challenges

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