Welcome to the pages of the
EU Joint Action on Health Workforce
Planning & Forecasting

This Joint Action aims to improve the capacity for health workforce planning
and forecasting by supporting European collaboration

Latest News and Press Releases




Call for tender concerning the support for health workforce planning and forecasting expert network now open

Dear associated and collaborating partners, Dear European Commission and Chafea representatives, Dear all, in our previous communication we have informed you about the upcoming launch of Call for tender N° Chafea/2016/Health/18 concerning the support for the health workforce planning and forecasting expert network funded under the EC Health Programme 2016. The tender is out now […]

read more




Our contribution to the June issue of HPCB Newsletter

Healthcare Professionals Crossing Borders (HPCB) is an informal partnership of professional healthcare regulators from within Europe working collaboratively on a range of regulatory issues. HPCB produces a regular e-newsletter which focuses on work in progress, regulatory developments in Europe, and information about their participants. Joint Action Health Workforce regularly contributes to the newsletter with the latest updates, events and news. Check on the latest issue of HPCB newspaper by clicking on read more.

read more




The Final Convene on the Pilot Project Italy

This conference is the final event of the Italian Pilot Project on the estimation of the future needs for healthcare professionals. The project focused on pharmacist, nurses, doctors, dentists and midwives and it was coordinated by the Italian Ministry of Health (DG Health Professions and Human Resources of the National Health Service) as part of the Joint Action Health Workforce Planning and Forecasting. The aim of the conference is to debate on the future challenges of health workforce planning in Italy, starting with the pilot project results and the experiences developed during the Joint Action. The Minister of Health Beatrice Lorenzin will open the Conference. Read more about the event.

read more