2024 Annual WCMEW Summit

Moving Forward with Our Workforce Strategies

Tuesday, October 8, 2024
7:45 AM-3:30 PM


Wisconsin Dells

Program Description

The 2024 Wisconsin Healthcare Workforce Summit is scheduled for Tuesday, October 8 at the Wilderness Resort in Wisconsin Dells.
“Moving Forward with Our Workforce Strategies” will feature updates from WCMEW’s two key planning work groups, together with success stories on meeting workforce challenges, including:

  • Creating Excellent Clinical Learning Environments
  • Home Based Hospital Care: An Opportunity for Clinical Professional Fulfillment
  • Optimizing Primary Care
  • Interprofessional Competencies: Implications for Current and Future “Learners”
  • Integrating Soft Skills into Medical Education
  • Men Can HEAL: Evidence Of the Need to Promote Healthcare Careers Among Young Men
  • Recruiting, Engaging, and Retaining a Rural Physician Workforce
Last year’s Summit drew attendees from all parts of Wisconsin in virtually every area devoted to our workforce.
Why should I attend? The Summit will highlight:
  • Wisconsin’s current and future workforce challenges.
  • Real-world examples of innovations in our education and training pipeline.
  • How communities are finding ways to attract and retain their healthcare workforce now and into the future.
  • How we can work together to build the future workforce we need.
  • Provide interdisciplinary, cross-sector attendees with ample opportunities to network, share successes and challenges, and participate in forming new and creative solutions.

Program Objectives

At the conclusion of this year's summit, participants will have knowledge on the various initiatives from WCMEW's workforces strategic planning group. 


Who Should Attend

Healthcare professionals and educators



$275/Attendee $135/Poster Attendee $50/Student, with hospital sponsorship