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Case Study: How Alaska Addresses Its Health Care Workforce Challenges

Description
Reviews how state agencies and organizations in Alaska have collaborated to address health workforce shortages, particularly in rural areas of the state. Highlights the state's apprenticeship program, workforce coalition, use of Medicaid to pay nontraditional healthcare workers, and more.
Author(s)
Rachel Donlon, Natalie Williams
Date
11/2018
Type
Document
Organization
National Academy for State Health Policy
Tagged as
Health workforce education and training · Health workforce supply and demand · Policy · Recruitment and retention of health professionals · Alaska