New JAMA Network Study Follows Health Care Workforce Entries, Exits

In the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic, the health care industry underwent a profound transformation in workforce dynamics, revealing both challenges and opportunities. A recent cohort study, examining approximately 18 million health care industry employees, unveils crucial insights into the entry and exit patterns within our dedicated workforce. The study identifies a substantial and persistent increase in health care workforce turnover post-pandemic. The peak in exits occurred in Q1 2020, remaining elevated above 2018 baseline levels throughout 2020-2021. Read more