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Utah Health Workforce Data Collection

Organization name: Utah Medical Education Council
Organization website: utahmec.org/
Organization description:

The Utah Medical Education Council (UMEC) conducts health care workforce research, advises on Utah’s health care training needs, and influences graduate medical education (GME) financing policies. UMEC also serves as the Nursing Workforce Information Center for the state and facilitates rural residency training opportunities.

Contact name: Clark Ruttinger
Contact email: crutting@utah.gov
Contact phone: (801) 528-4564
Reports posted to website: Yes
Health Workforce Surveys:

Workforce Supply Surveys

Workforce Demand 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              

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