Career barriers in healthcare among women in the U.S. 2015

This survey displays the top three health care career barriers as identified by women in the United States, as of 2015. Some 44 percent of women stated that they felt that they could not connect with senior leadership and lacked mentors. Women are underrepresented in leadership positions in health care.

Barriers to health care careers identified by women in the United States as of 2015

Career barrierShare of respondents
Underselling own skills64%
Work-life balance53%
Connection to senior leadership and lack of mentors44%
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Source

Release date

April 2015

Region

United States

Survey time period

as of 2015

Number of respondents

421 women

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