The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the worldwide economy and labor market, leaving no industry unscathed. And as the unemployment rate is hitting record highs, open jobs in healthcare are beginning to make a revival — just not in the ways they may have existed before. As a result, leading organizations are expanding their healthcare training offerings to upskill or reskill individuals looking to qualify for these positions.
In a new eBook, produced by Penn Foster’s Healthcare Careers Institute, we explore these shifting labor needs and how online training can help bridge the gap. Download the eBook, "The Future of Work & Training in Healthcare" to learn:
The new — or newly in-demand — healthcare support roles emerging in administration, medical assisting, and laboratory work
How to connect displaced or furloughed workers and community members to essential healthcare careers
The benefits of accelerated training, microcredentialing, and career pathways in a mid- and post-pandemic world