The State Health Workforce Data Collection Inventory describes findings from a survey about data collection on health workforce supply (eg, demographic, education, and practice characteristics of health professionals), demand (eg, vacancies and employer recruitment and retention difficulties), and the education pipeline (eg, graduation rates and trainee/graduate characteristics). The data collection survey is ongoing and the […]
A Community Health Needs Assessment is when a group of collaborators come together to make an assessment of the population, resources, services, health care statuses, and health care outcomes in a defined community or service area that helps identify potential health issues for improvement.
A key goal of health reform in the U.S. is to improve population health through expanded access to health insurance. Demand for high-quality, cost-effective, basic health services is anticipated to grow, particularly for underserved populations. However, there is also growing concern about the impact of health professions scope of practice on access, quality, and cost […]
Many states have conducted behavioral health workforce studies. Here is a catalogue of some of the reports they have done.
HRSA Project Officers provide assistance and collaboration with organizations regarding grants from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). They are responsible for programmatic monitoring, and promote the successful fulfillment of the goals and objectives of HRSA grants. Click on the link below to view resources on specific topics.