April 10, 2023
The Shapiro administration today announced the next round of funding for the Nursing Pathway Apprenticeship Industry Partnership program.
The program focuses on supporting the health care workforce in communities affected by COVID-19 through an “earn-as-you-learn” apprenticeship career model. State officials said nearly $504,000 is available in the next round of funding.
"Pennsylvania's (health care) industry continues to face significant and ongoing challenges, particularly with an unprecedented shortage of nurses," Nancy Walker, acting secretary for the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry, said in a statement.
Here’s what you need to know:
Additional information about the Pennsylvania Nursing Pathway Apprenticeship Industry Partnership grant availability is available online.
Led by its Health Care Talent Task Force, HAP has developed comprehensive policy recommendations to serve as a roadmap to grow and support Pennsylvania’s health care workforce. Learn more about our workforce roadmap online.
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