Virginia Data Collection

Virginia Healthcare Workforce Data Center

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Elizabeth Carter

(804) 367-4403

Yes reports are posted to website

The Healthcare Workforce Data Center (HWDC) is part of the Virginia Department of Health Professions. Conducts surveys of over 25 (and counting) regulated health professions during the renewal process. Surveys and results are standardized allowing for directly comparable analysis among all surveyed professions, including drill-down by industry, region, specialty and/or other factors. HWDC produces a variety of standard reports and data is available to qualified researchers by application. Currently working with the Virginia Longitudinal Data System to make state data available to researchers for improved accessibility and usefulness. Produces monthly reports using federal data examining job growth in the health sector, by subsector and by region, and processes survey results for regulated Nurse Education programs.

Workforce Supply Data

Item Value CRNADENDHLPNMWNPPAPHAPHYPSYPTRNSW
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             

Education Pipeline Data

Item Value CRNADENDHLPNMWNPPAPHAPHYPSYPTRNSW
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