Workforce Capacity

HCAI collects, analyzes, and publishes data about California’s healthcare workforce and health professional training, as well as identifies areas of the state in which there are shortages of health professionals and service capacity. Find information on areas of unmet need, healthcare workforce data, grants, and more.

California Health Workforce Education and Training Council

The Council guides California’s health workforce education and training to meet the state’s healthcare needs through research, data, and policy

Areas of Unmet Need

Resources for federal designations of Health Professional Shortage Areas, Medically Underserved Areas & Populations, and Medical Service Study Areas

Health Workforce Pilot Projects Program

See how organizations are piloting new or expanded roles for healthcare professionals, or new healthcare delivery alternatives

Healthcare Workforce Data

Healthcare workforce employment and educational data trends for the state of California

California Primary Care Office

Works to improve primary care service delivery and workforce availability in the state of California to meet the needs of…


Learn more about HCAI Grants for healthcare workforce organizations

Latest News

May 4, 2022 Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week: May 1-7

Learn more about Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week and find resources.

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April 29, 2022 Watch the HCAI Monthly News Update for April

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March 23, 2022 See the Health Care Payments Data Program Quarterly Newsletter for March 2022  

The newsletter keeps stakeholders informed on programmatic updates to the HPD program.

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