Health Workforce Needs
Assessing future health workforce needs is not only about projecting the supply or numbers of workers. The inequitable distribution of the health workforce disproportionately affects rural and underserved communities throughout the country. Policymakers must consider initiatives that aim to ameliorate the maldistribution of the health workforce. The Bowen Health Workforce Information Portal (HWIP) provides a platform for policymakers to monitor the geographic spread of providers and the regional capacity of these providers to deliver care. LEARN MORE
Health workforce planning is a complex process in large part due to the multidisciplinary nature of health care delivery. Additionally, this process must be transparent and engage a slew of stakeholders in order to successfully assess health system priorities and devise effective strategies. One major objective of HWIP is to improve the transparency and availability of data to support the health workforce planning process. LEARN MORE
Discover, Use, and Share Health Workforce Data and Maps
The data download tool allows users to easily download supply data on Indiana’s health workforce as well as supporting documentation which can be used to support grant development, needs assessments, or other workforce related projects.