In this edition of our “What They’re Watching” series, Jared Kosin, President and CEO of the Alaska Hospital and Healthcare Association, talked about the association’s efforts to supplement the state’s workforce.     “Our single biggest priority right now is around workforce, and that’s complex. Everyone’s looking for that silver bullet. What is it going … Read more

There are not enough health care workers to fill the demand for services in Alaska, and job vacancies in the industry are increasing.     Representatives from three health care organizations discussed the state’s workforce shortage during a meeting Monday. Alaska State Hospitals and Nursing Home Association (ASHNHA) President and CEO Jared Kosin said the … Read more