HCWD

Healthcare Workforce Development Program

Update July 7, 2020 The Nevada Hospital Association Health Care Workforce Development Program (NHA-HCWD) is a federally funded grant program through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) that provides job placement assistance for new graduate nurses and other allied health care professionals in northern Nevada. The grant program provides […]

Northern Nevada Grant Program

HCWD Home About the HCWD HCWD Programs HCWD Nevada Employers HCWD Links HCWD Contact Us   Training Services Occupational Skills Training providers and the Transition to Practice Skills Seminar for new graduate nurses are approved by Nevadaworks for inclusion on the Statewide Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL).  Our training providers must be […]

Target Population: Health Care Professionals

HCWD Home About the HCWD HCWD Programs HCWD Nevada Employers HCWD Links HCWD Contact Us The most critical workforce shortage in health care is nursing New Graduate Nurses (NGN) and Re-entry nurses Vacancies exist, but employers have been reluctant to hire new graduates. NGNs are licensed as registered nurses but lack […]

Program Eligibility Requirements

HCWD Home About the HCWD HCWD Programs HCWD Nevada Employers HCWD Links HCWD Contact Us Click here for more information about the Northern Nevada Grant Program The NHA currently administers two grant funding sources: 1. The Adult Worker Program The eligibility requirement for the Adult Worker program is based on income […]