Tom Ricketts will be a Visiting Professor at the Medical University of Belgrade in Serbia, June 26-27, 2014. He will visit the medical faculty and present on ‘The Flexible Healthcare Workforce’ and ‘Reforming Medical Education’. US Ambassador to Serbia, Michael Kirby will meet with Dr. Ricketts during the visit.
Tom Ricketts presents keynote at conference: Building a Qualified, Flexible and Mobile Healthcare Workforce for the Future
Tom Ricketts will be the keynote speaker at the conference: Building a Qualified, Flexible and Mobile Healthcare Workforce for the Future: Moving from a ‘Profession/Occupation’ Focus to a ‘Competency’ Focus on February 11-12, 2014 at the Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health. The conference is co-sponsored by the American National Standards Institute. Erin Fraher will… Read more »
Tom Ricketts has been asked to help re-direct the National Center for Health Workforce Analysis (NCHWA) in the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) and will be consulting with HRSA staff through March of 2014. The NCHWA was created by the Affordable Care Act and is charged with providing for the development of information describing… Read more »
Erin Fraher, director of the Program on Health Workforce Research and Policy at the Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Workforce Research and Policy, was featured December 16 on Time Warner Cable News talking about how to keep North Carolina trained physicians here in North Carolina after they complete their residency training. She was interviewed… Read more »
Reconfiguring Health Workforce Policy So That Education, Training, And Actual Delivery of Care Are More Closely Connected
(Chapel Hill, NC) – The health care workforce in the United States needs to be reconfigured to better meet the needs rapidly changing healthcare delivery system but neither regulatory policies nor market forces are keeping up, according to Tom Ricketts and Erin Fraher at the Program on Health Workforce Research and Policy, a program of… Read more »