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Prosperity Region 1

Healthcare Workforce Initiatives in Region 1

 

We've compiled a list of healthcare initiatives throughout the state of Michigan. Click on the initiative name below to learn more about what they're doing to support or grow the healthcare workforce.

Initiative Name
Organization(s)
Healthcare Industry
Workforce Development Focus
Statewide / Regional
Occupations
Zip Code
Lake Superior State University (LSSU)'s Post-Baccalaureate Rural Nurse Residency Certificate Program
Lake Superior State University
4-Year IHE
Improving the quality of healthcare workforce AND healthcare workforce retention
Regional (UP)
Registered Nurses
49783
CareerWise Upper Peninsula
UP Michigan Works, CareerWise
Michigan Works!
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional (Upper Peninsula)
Apprentices
49855
UP Workforce Innovation Network (WIN)
NMU Center for Rural Health, Michigan Center for Rural Health (MCRH), U.P. Michigan Works!, U.P. AHEC, U.P. Health Care Solutions, Everyday Life Consulting, UP Health System Marquette School of EMT; MDHHS - Bureau of EMS, Trauma and Preparedness
Associations
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional (UP)
Paramedics; Emergency Medical Technicians; Community Health Workers
49855
Dental Assistant Training Partnership
Bay Mills Community College and Northwestern Michigan College
2-Year IHE
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional (Northern Michigan)
Dental Assistants
49715
Copper County ISD CTE
Copper County ISD
Career Techs
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional
High school students
49930
Tahquamenon Area Schools CNA CTE
Tahquamenon Area Schools, Helen Newberry Joy Hospital
Career Techs
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Regional
High school students
49868
Caregiver Incentive Project (CIP)'s Caregiver Academy
Caregiver Incentive Project (CIP)
Nonprofits
Increasing number of healthcare workers AND healthcare workforce retention
Regional (UP)
Other: Direct Care Workers
49855
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