The Washington State Department of Health provides recruitment services for healthcare facilities located in rural and underserved urban areas. Our goal is to ensure that the healthcare system in Washington State has the professionals needed to help build healthy communities.
Through a collaboration called the Washington Health Workforce Gateway (WHWG), direct recruitment efforts are provided for the following types of practice sites:
Faith Johnson, Workforce Advisor and 3RNET Coordinator
Claire Horton, Primary Care Office Program Manager and National Health Service Corps Contact
Kelly Shaw, Rural Workforce Director
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