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EU Joint Action on Health Workforce
Planning & Forecasting

This Joint Action aims to improve the capacity for health workforce planning
and forecasting by supporting European collaboration

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The Future Health Workforce second portal

Planning for the future health workforce across Europe including the skills and competences implications.
(This webportal is work in progress and will be available in the coming months.)

Our Events

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9th JA Executive Board


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The Final Convene on the Pilot Project Italy

This conference is the final event of the Italian Pilot Project on the estimation of the future needs for healthcare professionals. The project focused on pharmacist, nurses, doctors, dentists and midwives and it was coordinated by the Italian Ministry of Health (DG Health Professions and Human Resources of the National Health Service) as part of the Joint Action Health Workforce Planning and Forecasting. The aim of the conference is to debate on the future challenges of health workforce planning in Italy, starting with the pilot project results and the experiences developed during the Joint Action. The Minister of Health Beatrice Lorenzin will open the Conference. Read more about the event.

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Joint Action Conference on Planning & Educating Health Workforce without borders in Varna – Summary Video

After the Joint Action conference on Planning & Educating Health Workforce without borders in Varna, we are happy to present to you short conference summary video. Video brings interesting interviews as well as shots of our conference participants. We would like to express our gratitude to Medical University of Varna for making this video possible […]

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Our contribution to the March issue of HPCB Newsletter

Healthcare Professionals Crossing Borders (HPCB) is an informal partnership of professional healthcare regulators from within Europe working collaboratively on a range of regulatory issues. HPCB produces a regular e-newsletter which focuses on work in progress, regulatory developments in Europe, and information about their participants. Joint Action Health Workforce regularly contributes to the newsletter with the latest updates, events and news. Check on the latest issue of HPCB newspaper by clicking on read more

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