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FILE PHOTO: A view of the Twitter logo at its corporate headquarters in San Francisco, California, U.S. October 28, 2022. REUTERS/Carlos Barria (Reuters) – After Twitter Inc laid off roughly half its staff on Friday following Elon Musk’s $44 billion acquisition, the company is now reaching out to dozens of employees who lost their jobs …

The School of Public Health and Health Professions has been awarded $1.3 million from the U.S. government to help train the next generation of public health workers by providing scholarship opportunities to graduate students from disadvantaged or underrepresented groups. UB is one of 29 universities receiving a total of $40.7 million from the Health Resources …

Swinburne University of Technology has formally opened the first state-of-the-art Trimble Technology Lab in Australia at its Hawthorn campus. The lab enables learning about new digital technology applications in civil engineering and construction. In 2021 Swinburne and US-based Trimble began collaborating around establishing a Trimble Technology Lab on campus. To outfit the lab, Trimble has …

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) -As the demand for mental health resources grew during the COVID-19 pandemic, providers are facing stressful situations as they try to meet the needs of a rising number of patients while dealing with workforce shortages. Last week, Robyn Chadwick, President of Ascension Via Christi St. Joseph detailed to Kansas lawmakers what the …

CT Area Health Education Center (CT AHEC) program based at UConn Health will receive $2 million over the next five years from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, for the Area Health Education Centers Program. Entering its 26th year of operation, CT AHEC is one of 46 AHEC programs funded nationally. “CT …

“The Greater Chicago Food Depository’s workforce development training programs strengthen the health and economic stability of the communities it serves. It provides strong workforce training and education that addresses much of the root causes of food insecurity,” said Kevin Counihan, President of Ambetter Health on behalf of Ambetter of Illinois. “Ambetter Health is proud to …

Despite significant evidence that a diverse, representative health care workforce is pivotal to improving health care access and outcomes, limited progress has been made to increase the number of Black and Latino/x doctors and nurses and to retain them in the workforce. CHCF commissioned the Urban Institute to conduct a national study of health care …

(Washington, DC) Today, Mayor Bowser and DC Health announced the formation of a new Healthcare Workforce Task Force charged with rebuilding, strengthening, and expanding the District’s healthcare workforce. The Task Force includes thought leaders from the healthcare, education, and government sectors and will be co-chaired by Dr. Wayne Fredrick, President of Howard University, and Ms. Anita …

Before there was a pandemic, health care was the same ever-evolving passion for Jayne Ellenwood. “There’s always something new that pops up,” said Ellenwood, the lab client services manager for Bryan Health. But Ellenwood, 31, will likely never see anything in her career to match COVID-19, which within days changed the nature of her job. …

BOZEMAN, Mont. – The rise in enrollment at Montana State University originally drew The Annex Group to Bozeman, but as the region grew they saw the need for a new workforce housing community. “As we further investigated into the market we quickly realized there was a lack of workforce-type housing product in the marketplace,” Kyle …