MEDIgration 2024: The shortage of healthcare professionals in rural areas

Announcement of the conference

The Freiburg International Academy is hosting the MEDIgration conference for the second time on September 13, 2024. This year's theme is "The shortage of healthcare professionals in rural areas."

At the event, political and professional experts will present contributions discussing the opportunities and challenges of current developments in the healthcare sector. Innovative solution strategies for the shortage of skilled workers in rural areas will be showcased. Key topics include the role of refugees in the German healthcare labor market, the specific conditions for healthcare professionals in rural areas, possibilities for intersectoral care, and digitalization opportunities in healthcare.

In addition to professional exchanges, MEDIgration serves as a networking platform for relevant stakeholders from politics, patient care, the labor market, and personnel qualification. This networking is the key to ensuring comprehensive patient care coverage.