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Montana Health Workforce Data Collection

Organization name: Montana Primary Care Office
Organization website: dphhs.mt.gov/publichealth/primarycare
Organization description:

Gathers workforce data for the Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) designations and a few data elements related to workforce planning. Maps of HPSA designations are currently available on the website.

Contact name: Julie Fife
Contact email: jfife@mt.gov
Contact phone: (406) 444-3934
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              
Reports posted to website: No
Organization name: Montana Medical Association
Organization website: www.mmaoffice.org/
Organization description:

Annual collection of physician practice data. Location of practice, hours (broken down into each activity – face to face, education/teaching, admin, etc), percentage of types of patients (Medicaid/Medicare/Homeless/Sliding Fee/etc), accepting new patients, patient wait times, etc. Physical questionnaires are mailed, online questionnaires are emailed, and then follow-up calls are made.

Contact name: Jena Smith
Contact email: jena@mmaoffice.org
Contact phone: (406) 443-4000
Reports posted to website: No

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