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Louisiana Health Workforce Data Collection

Organization name: Louisiana Center for Nursing
Organization website: lcn.lsbn.state.la.us/
Organization description:

The Louisiana Center for Nursing is charged with collecting, analyzing, and reporting on data about Louisiana’s RN and APRN workforce utilizing established nursing supply, demand, and predictor models to forecast resource needs to the Louisiana Health Works Commission.

Contact name: Cynthia Bienemy
Contact email: bienemyc@lsbn.state.la.us
Contact phone: (225) 755-7577
Reports posted to website: Yes

Workforce Supply Data

Item Value CRNADENDHLPNMWNPPAPHAPHYPSYPTRNSWOTH
Data collected for:These professions          
Data collected through:Survey that is not part of the licensing process              
Survey that is part of the licensing process          
Telephone interview              
In-person interview              
Other              
The survey is:Mandatory          
Not Mandatory              
Data collected on:Every Individual          
Sample of Individuals              
Types of information collected:Demographic characteristics          
Educational background          
Practice characteristics          
Other              
Data collected at:One time only              
Regular intervals          
Other              

Workforce Demand Data

Item Value CRNADENDHLPNMWNPPAPHAPHYPSYPTRNSWOTH
Data collected for:These professions         
Practice Settings:Community health centers              
Home health agencies         
Hospitals         
Nursing homes         
Physician offices              
Other              
Types of information collected:Vacancies         
Turnover         
Recruitment difficulty         
Retention difficulty              
Other              
Data collected at:One time only              
Regular intervals              
Other         

Education Pipeline Data

Item Value CRNADENDHLPNMWNPPAPHAPHYPSYPTRNSWOTH
Data collected for:These professions          
Data collected from:Individuals              
Program          
Types of information collected:Graduation rates          
Enrollment rates          
Demographic characteristics of trainees          
Job market experiences of trainees              
Post-graduation plans of trainees              
Other              
Data collected at:One time only              
Regular intervals          
Other