Health Workforce 2040

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Health Workforce 2040

Health Workforce 2040 is a 20-year health workforce strategy for Tasmania; it includes allied health, medical and nursing and midwifery professions. The purpose of Health Workforce 2040 is to:

  • shape a health workforce that meets the needs of Tasmanians now and into the future
  • look after those that spend their careers looking after others
  • provide opportunity to support our health professionals to follow their career ambitions.

Both the public sector and the private sector workforces are included. The draft documents are divided up into four volumes:

Your feedback

Your feedback is welcome on all volumes or perhaps only in your area of expertise or experience.

Also, if you work in a registered health profession, you might be particularly interested in your profession’s workforce profile (found in the appendix of the allied health, medicine or nursing and midwifery volume).

For further information or to provide your feedback on the draft Health Workforce 2040, please contact ourhealthcarefuture@health.tas.gov.au by 15 January 2021.

There is also a fact sheet available Health Workforce 2040, Tasmania’s workforce strategy

Next steps

The next steps are to:

  • seek your feedback by 15 January 2021
  • undertake health professional forums and consultations across the State
  • analyse and incorporate feedback
  • release the final Health Workforce 2040.

Find Out More:

Fact Sheets: