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Investing in the Frontline: A Lesson from the
Health Care Sector

Registration for this webinar is closed.

Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016
2-3 p.m. CT | 3-4 p.m. ET

During this Connecting Communities® webinar, speakers will discuss how an employer-led national collaboration of health care leaders promotes employer investment in the skills and career development of frontline health care workers. Kelly Aiken, of the CareerSTAT network, will discuss the framework and strategies outlined in the network's new Guide for Investing in Frontline Health Care Workers. Representatives from UnityPoint Health and California-based Homebridge, both recognized by CareerSTAT as Frontline Health Care Worker Champion organizations, will discuss how these strategies work in practice and their impact on employees and business outcomes.

Speakers include:

  • Kelly Aiken, Vice President, National Fund for Workforce Solutions; Director, CareerSTAT
  • Emily Brown, Retention Specialist, UnityPoint Health
  • Mark Burns, Executive Director, Homebridge
  • Steven Shepelwich, Senior Community Development Advisor, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

Participation in this webinar is free; however, registration is required. Sign up for this session at the Connecting Communities website.

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The Connecting Communities webinar series is a Federal Reserve System initiative providing a national audience with timely information on emerging and important community and economic development topics. All sessions are recorded and archived on the Connecting Communities website.