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Healthcare Workforce Development

We help organizations grow, recruit, and train a quality health workforce so the communities they serve can thrive.

Grow a Local Workforce 

Recruit & Retain Quality Talent

Build Healthier Communities

Our Healthcare System is in Crisis

Now more than ever, healthcare organizations are struggling to recruit and retain enough workers to meet the needs of the communities they serve.

Let's fix it together.

Whether you’re an employer needing more workers, an agency training health professionals, or a community-based organization looking to address local workforce challenges, we’ve got the right the team and solutions to help. 

Digital Solutions
& Services

Recruit, train, and engage more health workers

Highly effective digital recruitment campaigns, technology-based training systems, online mandatory compliance training, and other digital services.

Community-based Programs

Growing and supporting a local health workforce

Health career exposure, health professions student training, professional development, and community health programs. 

Health Workforce Collaborative

An statewide infrastructure for health workforce development

Designed to convene and engage community stakeholders and serve as the go-to place for health workforce information, resources, and tools.

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What makes us different?

Our mission is to improve access to quality healthcare in underserved communities.

Health WorkForce New York (HWNY) is a nonprofit health workforce development organization that addresses health workforce challenges and needs in rural and urban underserved areas across New York State.

Our projects aim to give partners the services, tools, and resources necessary to manage and achieve key mission objectives more efficiently, more effectively, and with far less cost.

Our Impact Across NYS

A trusted partner by many

Success Stories

See how partners have achieved their goals with our help.


MLT Job Shadow Program

Home / Projects / MLT Job Shadow Program HWNY’s sister organization, the Central New York Area Health Education Center (CNYAHEC), was established in 2001 as

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Rural Immersion

Home / Projects / Rural Immersion Helping rural communities change their future For this project, we partnered with the Northern Area Heath Education Center (NAHEC)

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