State Responses to Address Health Workforce Needs in the Pandemic


Audience: AcademyHealth’s 2021 Annual Research Meeting
Date: June 17, 2021, 2 pm
Presented by: David Armstrong

The COVID-19 pandemic has substantially impacted the US health care delivery system and health workforce. This presentation examines how different states responded to health workforce needs during the early stages of the pandemic, to assure an adequate supply of health workers and to expand access to care for needed services.