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Nevada Health Workforce Data Collection

Organization name: Office of Statewide Initiatives, University of Nevada School of Medicine
Organization website: med.unr.edu/statewide
Organization description:

The mission of the Health Workforce Research and Policy Program in the Office of Statewide Initiatives is to improve the quantity and quality of information and analysis about health care workforce supply and demand in Nevada. Assists health education institutions and policymakers in Nevada understand Nevada’s need for well-prepared health professionals and to better inform investments in Nevada’s health care workforce and health care system. The Health Workforce Research and Policy Program aims to be the most trusted source for health care workforce data and analysis in Nevada.

Contact name: John Packham
Contact email: jpackham@medicine.nevada.edu
Contact phone: (775) 784-1235
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   
Organization name: Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health-Primary Care Office
Organization website: dpbh.nv.gov/Programs/PCO/Health_Planning_and_Primary_Care_Office_-_Home/
Organization description:

The Primary Care Office is funded by HRSA to support HPSA and MUA/P designations, to promote NHSC programs, and to administer J-1 Physician Visa Waiver programs. Statewide surveys are conducted with providers for primary, dental, and mental health care in order to determine population to provider ratios, which are an essential component of shortage designations. The data collected are standard for all state PCOs funded by HRSA.

Contact name: Scott Jones
Contact email: scottjones@health.nv.gov
Contact phone: (775) 684-4047
Reports posted to website: No
Health Workforce Surveys:

Workforce Supply Surveys

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