Over 42,000 employees employed in healthcare in the Akron MSA (Summit and Portage counties)

Anticipate job growth of 10% by 2022 and is expected to grow more than any other industry

Jobs in highest demand in healthcare in northeast Ohio are registered nurses and nursing assistants; median salaries of $66,000 and $25,000 respectively

If you have healthcare hiring needs or your organization works with clients who may be a great fit for a career in healthcare, join us as we work together to develop solutions to help the healthcare sector gain access to a skilled workforce.

key strategies

Generate awareness about healthcare occupations

Develop and connect qualified candidates to employers

Retain and promote good talent

Upcoming All-Partner Meeting

Thursday, January 30, 2020
277 E. Mill St., Akron

Healthcare Sector Partners

Community & Government Organizations

Akron Summit Public Library
Akron Urban League
College Now
Congressman Gonzelez’s Office
International Institute of Akron
Jobs for Ohio’s Graduates
Ohio Means Jobs
Open M
Project Learn of Summit County
Summit and Medina Workforce Area
The Well of Akron
United Way of Summit County

Industry Sector Partnerships

Learn more about our other sector partnerships


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