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Practice Patterns of Postgraduate Dental Residency Completers from Select Long-Term HRSA-Funded Primary Dental Care Training Programs

Date: 08/15/2019Authors: Ginachukwu Amah, Matthew Jura, Elizabeth MertzResearch Center: Oral Health Workforce Research CenterTopics: Dentistry, Oral Health, Training

This report assesses the impacts of HRSA’s postgraduate dental training programs on current practice patterns of ‘completers’ of these programs and on improving the capacity of dentists to meet the needs of the underserved.

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Community-Based Palliative Care Leader Perspectives on Staffing, Recruitment, and Training

Date: 04/01/2018Research Center: UCSF Health Workforce Research Center on Long-Term CareTopics: Staffing, Training

This qualitative descriptive study assesses perspectives of US community-based palliative care program leaders on staffing, recruitment, and training.

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DocFlows: A Web-Based, Interactive App to Explore the Interstate Migration of Residents-in-Training and Practicing Physicians

Date: 08/01/2017Research Center: Carolina Health Workforce Research CenterTopics: Training

This report examined the DocFlows web app developed by the Carolina Health Workforce, which allows users to query, download, and share maps/graphs of interstate moves by residents and actively practicing physicians in 35 specialities.

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Clinical Support Personnel in US Hospitals: Job Trends, 2010-2014

Date: 07/21/2017Research Center: GW Health Workforce Research CenterTopics: Staffing, Training

The purpose of this analysis is to better understand how hospitals are using Clinical Support Personnel (CSP), and to explore changes that may have occurred since the 2010 passage of the Affordable Care Act.

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Survey of Federally Qualified Health Centers to Understand Participation with Dental Residency Programs and Student Externship Rotations

Date: 12/01/2016Research Center: Oral Health Workforce Research CenterTopics: Oral Health, Federally Qualified Health Centers, Training

This report examines trends in demand for advanced training by dental students and how this aligns with current policy supporting this training and practice. The report also explores the impact of residencies in ambulatory care settings, particularly for FQHCs, on service capacity and access for patients.

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Workforce Planning & Development in Times of Delivery System Transformation: The Stories of Kaiser Permanente and Montefiore Health System

Date: 09/23/2016Research Center: GW Health Workforce Research CenterTopics: Staffing, Training

This study explores the dynamic processes and interactions that are driving a new approach to workforce planning and development (WFPD).

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Leader States in Personal Care Aide Training Standards

Date: 04/01/2016Research Center: UCSF Health Workforce Research Center on Long-Term CareTopics: Training

This report highlights seven “leader states” in training standards for Medicaid-funded personal care aides (PCAs).

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Trends in Licensed Practical Nurse/Licensed Vocational Nurse Education and Licensure

Date: 07/01/2015Research Center: UCSF Health Workforce Research Center on Long-Term CareTopics: Nursing, Training

This report updates previous studies of the licensed practical nurse (LPN) workforce by presenting the latest national data available on LPN employment patterns with emphasis on employment in long-term care. The report also describes trends in the demographic characteristics and educational attainment of LPNs.

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Education, Certification, and Roles of Peer Providers: Lessons from Four States

Date: 07/01/2015Research Center: UCSF Health Workforce Research Center on Long-Term CareTopics: Training

This report examines factors associated with the successful integration of peer providers into behavioral health care systems, drawing from a summary of the literature and in-depth case studies conducted in four states with strong peer provider workforces.

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The National Landscape of Personal Care Aide Training Standards

Date: 10/01/2014Research Center: UCSF Health Workforce Research Center on Long-Term CareTopics: Allied Health, Medicaid, Training

This report presents research findings on the national landscape of personal care aide (PCA) training requirements across state Medicaid-funded programs.

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