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Mandating Health Workforce Data Collection in Arizona

Presenters: 

Daniel Derksen, MD
Associate Vice President for Health Equity, Outreach & Interprofessional Activities
University of Arizona Health Sciences
Walter H. Pearce Endowed Chair & Director, Arizona Center for Rural Health
Professor of Public Health, Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health

Heather Carter, EdD
Assistant Professor of Practice, Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health
Associate Director, Arizona Center for Rural Health
Health Committee Chairman, Arizona House of Representatives
Senator-elect, Arizona State Legislature District 15
Vice-chair, Senate-elect Health and Human Services Committee

Length:  30 minutes

Slides:  Mandating Health Workforce Data Collection in Arizona

Description: In 2018, Arizona passed legislation requiring data reporting for some licensed health professionals in the state. This webinar features the perspectives of two individuals who were key in the effort to pass the legislation. The topics covered include: the content of the new law; key supporters of the bill; major challenges faced in securing passage of the bill; and what advice they would give to other states contemplating similar legislation

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