Jonathan Rothwell is the principal economist at Gallup and a non-resident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution. He is the author of “A Republic of Equals: A Manifesto for a Just Society,” and holds a PhD from Princeton University.
The Great Resignation is sending health care workers out of the industry in massive numbers, and this, coupled with the ongoing transformation of health care, is creating the perfect storm. Alleviating their stress, burnout, and disengagement is a necessary first step. But the proper development, training, and upskilling is also crucial.