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There is a wide variety of health professions educational and training programs in the US. These programs are crucial for insuring an adequate supply of health care providers both in number and in preparation to meet the needs of the population.

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State Responses to Address Workforce Needs in the Initial Wave of the Pandemic

Authors: David Armstrong | Dustin Moore | Jean Moore | Margaret Ziemann | Julia Strasser | Noah Westfall | Madeline Krips

Topics: COVID-19, Education and Training, Scope of Practice (SOP), Telehealth

March 11, 2021
This research brief summarizes findings on how states prepared for and responded to the COVID-19 pandemic. Themes include regulatory flexibility, surge capacity for acute care services, and impacts on both ambulatory care services and the health professions educational pipeline.
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February 1, 2021
This webinar focuses on registered nurse research using the National Sample Survey of Registered Nurses.
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January 11, 2021
This webinar focuses on nurse practitioner research using the National Sample Survey of Registered Nurses.
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Authors: Natalia Oster | Susan Skillman | Benjamin Stubbs | Arati Dahal | Grace Guenther | Bianca Frogner

Topics: COVID-19, Education and Training, Workforce Demand, Workforce Supply

December 14, 2020
This brief examines the supply, distribution, and education pathways of physical therapists as well as state responses to the pandemic for the workforce.
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