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  • The Blue Ridge Academic Health Group studies and reports on issues of fundamental importance to improving our health care system, with special focus on the role of the academic health center (AHC).
  • Current co-chairs of the Blue Ridge Academic Health Group include Ravi Thadhani and Jeffrey R. Balser.

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Report 27 | Spring 2024
The Workforce Crisis: Innovative Approaches to Address Current Shortfalls and Prepare for a Sustainable Future

Despite varying statistics on the magnitude of current and projected staffing deficits, a multitude of studies and analyses indicate that there will be continued significant shortfalls in healthcare professionals for years to come. 


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