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Expanding the Native American Health Care Workforce

Description
Offers recommendations for increasing the number of American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) medical school applicants, students, and graduates based on a summit, Populating the Native Health Care Workforce with American Indian and Alaska Native Physicians. Discusses the distribution of AI/AN physicians and the need for more AI/AN physicians to address health workforce shortages and disparities in Indian Country.
Date
08/2019
Type
Document
Organizations
Association of American Indian Physicians, Association of American Medical Colleges, UnitedHealth Group
Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Health workforce education and training · Health workforce pipeline · Health workforce supply and demand · Physicians · Statistics and data