As part of a horizon scanning programme, the Centre for Workforce Intelligence identified the big picture challenges facing health, social care and public health to draw out their workforce implications.
A big picture challenge is a fundamental challenge facing policymakers across the sector and requires focused action across politics, industry and research.
Big picture challenges identified 4 overarching categories facing the health, social care and public health systems:
- demographic and social
- health and social care system design
- quality and productivity
- finance and economic