Public Health Workforce

Empowering public health leaders to build and retain an effective team

At F&T Labs, we believe everyone deserves to work in an environment that fuels their passion. We’re here to help you overcome the obstacles to a thriving workforce. We know that the public health workforce are dedicated and passionate about what they do– but we also know that there are very real challenges facing retention of the public health workforce.  

Your Public Health Department Deserves the Best

We understand your challenges in building a resilient team to serve your community. Your team is burnt out, retention rates are low, and recruiting new talent seems impossible. It’s stressful, and you might feel like you’re failing your department and your community.

Creating an Environment Where Your Team Can Flourish

At F&T Labs, we provide targeted solutions to help you transform your department, build your capacity, and create a resilient workforce that creates a thriving community. Here’s how we do it:

Step 1
Step 1

Environment Scan

To start our engagement, we analyze your current organizational culture and identify the issues. This allows us to work with you to create a tailored plan for improvement.

Step 2
Step 2

Career Coaching

We offer career coaching services to your current staff to enhance job satisfaction and improve retention. PHWINS data shows that 68% of public health staff lack opportunities to learn and grow. Coaching provides internal development opportunities.

Step 3
Step 3

Temporary Staffing

Our team can step in and provide temporary staffing for critical positions to ensure the continuity of your department. We have trained professionals ready to support your operations in several critical areas, including administration, epidemiology, data science, technology, environmental health, and laboratory.

Step 4
Step 4


We leverage our network and nationally recognized recruiting staff to find the top talent you need to serve your community. We permanently fill critical positions for you and build your department’s capacity to do it long-term.

Your Guide To a Flourishing Public Health Workforce

With years of experience in public health workforce development, we understand your unique challenges and how to overcome them. Our team has been in your shoes, working at local and state public health departments to build resilient teams. We are dedicated to helping you build a flourishing public health workforce and a thriving community. Our reputation for excellence and commitment to our clients speaks for itself.

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