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Prosperity Region 4

Initiative Name
Organization(s)
Healthcare Industry
Workforce Development Focus
Statewide / Regional
Occupations
Zip Code
Wraparound Support Model to Empower Diverse Nurse Leaders: An Academic-Practice Partnership Initiative (Project Wraparound Support)
Grand Valley State University Kirkhof School of Nursing, McLaren Health Care, Corewell Health
4-Year IHE
Increasing number of healthcare workers AND improving the quality of healthcare workforce
Regional (Lower Peninsula)
Nursing students, Nurses, general
49401
Barry County CMHA Workforce Retention Initiatives
Barry County CMHA
Community Mental Health
Increasing number of healthcare workers AND healthcare workforce retention
Occupations Requiring an MSW; Psychiatrists; Counselors; Psychologists; Other: Peer Support Specialists; Social Work students; Psychology students; Counseling students
49058
Grand Rapids Direct Support Workers Certification Program
Ottawa County CMHA, MOKA, Heritage Homes, Benjamin's Hope, Harbor House, CMHOC, Grand Rapids CC
2-Year IHE
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Direct Care Workers
49503
HealthWest CMHA Workforce Strategies
HealthWest CMHA
Community Mental Health
Healthcare workforce retention
Occupations Requiring an MSW; Psychiatrists; Counselors; Psychologists; Other: Peer Support Specialists
49442
Network 180 CMHA Workforce Strategies
Network 180 CMHA, Real Life Services
Community Mental Health
Healthcare workforce retention
Occupations Requiring an MSW; Psychiatrists; Counselors; Psychologists; Other: Peer Support Specialists
49503
Onpoint CMHA Workforce Strategies
Onpoint CMHA
Community Mental Health
Healthcare workforce retention
Occupations Requiring an MSW; Psychiatrists; Counselors; Psychologists; Other: Peer Support Specialists
49010
West Michigan Community Mental Health System Workforce Strategies
West Michigan CMHA
Community Mental Health
Increasing number of healthcare workers AND healthcare workforce retention
Occupations Requiring an MSW; Psychiatrists; Counselors; Psychologists; Other: Peer Support Specialists
49431
Rural Telepsychiatry Fellowship
Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services, North Country Community Mental Health
Skilled Nursing
Increasing number of healthcare workers AND healthcare workforce retention
Other: Psychiatry Fellows
49548
Grants to Prevent Zero Suicide in Health Systems
SAMHSA, Hope Network Behavioral Health Services
Nonprofits
Improving the quality of healthcare workforce
Other: Behavioral Health Workers, general; Healthcare, general
49546
BHWET - A Culturally-Responsive Behavioral Health Occupational Therapy Training Program
Davenport University, Grand Rapids African American Health Institute (GRAAHI), Hope Network Behavioral Health Services, HRSA
4-Year IHE
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Occupational Therapy students
49512
Mental Health Awareness and Training Project - Arbor Circle
Arbor Circle, Community Mental Health of Ottawa (CMHOC), Ottawa County Sheriff's Office (OCSO), Ottawa County Suicide Prevention Coalition
Nonprofits
Improving the quality of healthcare workforce
Emergency Medical Technicians; Paramedics
49505
Educational Programs in Collaboration (EPiC)
Michigan Workforce Training and Education Collaborative (MWTEC)
Associations
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Statewide
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists; Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians; Medical Assistants; Surgical Technologists; Radiologic Technologists and Technicians; Other: EEG Technologists; Other: Anesthesia Technologists and Technicians
49058
Wheels to Work
Trinity Health Mercy Health & St. Joseph Mercy Health System
Hospitals
Healthcare workforce retention
Regional (West Michigan)
Healthcare, general
49503
Corewell Health Nurse Apprenticeship Program
WIN, Corewell Health's Ludington Hospital, Michigan DOL, Michigan Works! West Central, West Shore Community College
Hospitals
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional
Registered Nurses
49431
New Mental Health Master's Degrees
Davenport University
4-Year IHE
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Statewide
Nurse Practitioners; Occupations requiring an MSW
49512
Evidence-Based SUD Prevention and Treatment in School Health Centers
Cherry Health, Michigan Primary Care Association, 5 Kent County school clinics
Health Centers
Improving the quality of healthcare workforce
Regional (Kent County)
Child, Family, and School Social Workers
49503
Day One Doula Collective
Baxter Community Center, HealthConnect One, KConnect
Nonprofits
Increasing number of healthcare workers AND improving the quality of healthcare workforce
Regional (Kent County)
Doulas
49506
CHW Training
Grand Rapids Community College, Cherry Health, Trinity Health, Corewell Health's Healthier Communities
2-Year IHE
Increasing number of healthcare workers AND improving the quality of healthcare workforce
Regional (West Michigan)
Community Health Workers
49503
Strengthening Community Colleges Training Program
Michigan Coalition for Accelerated Healthcare Pathways (MCAHP), Grand Rapids Community College, West Michigan Works! and many other employer, workforce system and education partners
2-Year IHE
Increasing number of healthcare workers AND improving the quality of healthcare workforce
Statewide
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians; Nursing Assistants; Medical Assistants; Pharmacy Technicians; Surgical Technicians; Phlebotomists; Nurses, general; Radiologic Technologists and Technicians; Occupational Therapists; Dental Assistants; Dental Hygienists; Other Technologists and Technicians; Other: Direct Care Workers
49503
AmeriCorps Public Health Initiative
Cherry Health, AmeriCorps, CDC
Health Centers
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional (Cherry Health)
Public Health Professionals; Community Health Workers
49503
Internships and Student Placement
Family Health Care, Ferris State Pharmacy, Ferris State Dental Hygiene, UMich Dentistry
Health Centers
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional (Baldwin, Big Rapids, Cadillac, Grant, McBain, White Cloud)
Dental School Students; Dental Hygienists; Pharmacists; Dentists, General
49304
West Central Health Careers Collaborative
Michigan Works! West Central
Michigan Works!
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional (Mason, Lake, Osceola, Oceana, Newaygo and Mecosta counties)
Healthcare, general
49307
R.I.S.E. Up Program
West Michigan Works!, Trinity Health, The Source
Michigan Works!
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional (Grand Rapids)
Healthcare, general
49058
Pine Rest Academy for Nursing Students
Pine Rest, Davenport University, Cornerstone University, Montcalm CC, Ferris State, GVSU, Grand Rapids CC, Calvin University, Hope College, MSU, University of Detroit Mercy
Skilled Nursing
Increasing number of healthcare workers AND improving the quality of healthcare workforce
Regional (Grand Rapids)
Nurses, general; Other technicians and technologists
49548
Pathway to Doctor of Pharmacy Degree
Grand Rapids Community College, Ferris State University
2-Year IHE & 4-Year IHE
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional (Grand Rapids)
Pharmacy students
49307
Allegan Area ESA CTE
Allegan Area ESA Tech Center
Career Techs
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional
High school students
49010
GRCC Nursing program and UMH-West partnership
Grand Rapids Community College, University of Michigan Health - West
Hospitals
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional (Grand Rapids area)
Nursing students
49519
Careerline Tech Center CTE
Ottawa Area ISD
Career Techs
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional
High school students
49424
Kent Career Tech Center CTE
Kent ISD, GVSU
Career Techs
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional
High school students
49525
GVSU Public Health Articulation Agreements
GVSU, LSSU, NMU
4-Year IHE
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional (Grand Rapids-area, northern Michigan and Upper Peninsula)
College students, general
49503
Ferris State University Michigan College of Optometry/Pharmacy Early Assurance Opportunitty
Aquinas College, Ferris State University
4-Year IHE
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional (West Michigan)
Optometry students; Pharmacy students
49506
Pathways to Careers in Health Care Initiative
Grand Rapids African American Health Institute (GRAAHI); Calvin College, Davenport University, Ferris State University, Grand Rapids Community College, Grand Valley State University, Hope College; Aquinas College; Grand Rapids Public Schools; Trinity Health; Spectrum Health; University of Michigan Health-West; MSUCHM
Nonprofits
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional (Southwest Michigan)
Students, general
49503
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