Clinical Workforce

Supporting staff & addressing emerging clinical issues

NACHC’s Clinical Workforce portfolio invests in the development of highly skilled, adaptive, and mission-driven care teams that reflect communities served. We offer workforce core competencies for integrated health center care teams to address the full range of emerging clinical issues that arise, with a commitment to evidence, equity, inclusion, and workforce wellness.

We provide

  • Core competency training for all levels of health center staff
  • Professional development for Clinical Directors/Chief Clinical Officers
  • Tools to combat moral distress and injury, and promote well-being for care teams

Professional Development  

Pathways to the Health Center Care Team

Resources for Wellbeing

  • Conversations with Health Center Thought Leaders about the Space Between Joy and Burnout. Read how health center leaders approach care team wellness with stories of  the importance of care teams when working with patients/families impacted by substance use disorder. 
  • Taking Care of the Compassionate Care Team. NACHC held several webinars as part of ongoing work with the American Academy of Addiction Medicine (AAAP):
    • Conversations about Moral Resilience and Moral Distress Webinar (June 23, 2020)
      View the webinar slides and recording.
    • Conversations about Moral Distress and Moral Injury Webinar (March 26, 2020)
      View the webinar slides and recording.
    • Conversations on Moral Distress and Moral Injury—an issue of Team Care Connections, a digital magazine for primary care teams
  • The Care Team Connections, fully interactive digital resource takes a comprehensive look at moral distress and injury with examples of clinical decisions, experiences, and expert recommendations to manage moral distress and injury.

Recruitment & Retention

Office Hours & Learning Opportunities

Fill “learning gaps”:

  • NACHC’s Monthly 340B/Pharmacy Office Hours (with archived recordings)
  • NACHC’s Monthly Telehealth Office hours (with archived recordings)
  • Elevate: NACHC’s national learning forum to help health centers achieve value-driven care with the Value Transformation Framework

Additional NACHC Resources