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Posted on: September 3, 2019

CareerForce Washington County planning healthcare roundtables

CareerForce is sponsoring a series of Healthcare Roundtables in Washington County in September and October.

They will be:

  • Stillwater, 8:30-10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 25, Washington County Government Center, Lower Level, Room 14, 14949 62nd St. N., Stillwater;
  • Lake Elmo, 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 25, Lake Elmo Public Library, 3537 Lake Elmo Ave. N., Lake Elmo;
  • Cottage Grove, 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2, CareerForce in Cottage Grove, 13000 Ravine Parkway S. Cottage Grove.

Washington County Healthcare Workforce Initiative is a collaborative effort to build an employer-led career pathway system for healthcare occupations in Washington County.

Each roundtable will feature:

  • a presentation about the initiative;
  • information about labor market trends in healthcare for the county;
  • a discussion about employer hiring needs and occupations of focus; and
  • next steps and a request for employer partners.

The intended audience is small- to medium-sized healthcare employers, long-term care and assisted living employers, and employers with openings.

Register for the program at

The program is free. Contact Adesewa Adesiji, workforce strategy consultant at the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, with questions at or 952-261-6942.