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Kentucky's Primary Care Workforce: Current Status and Output of New Trainees, January 2020 Update

Presents data and information about the primary care workforce in Kentucky and trainee pipelines supplying new primary care physicians to Kentucky. Features statistics on expected shortfalls among Kentucky primary care physicians, numbers of primary care Advanced Practice Registered Nurses with breakdowns by practice locations in underserved and rural areas, and ratio of primary care physicians to Kentucky population by county and Health Professional Shortage Areas designation, as of 2018.
Kevin A. Pearce, Sydney Thompson, Fran Feltner, R. Brent Wright, Joe E. Kingery
University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health
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Access · Graduate medical education · Health workforce supply and demand · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Physicians · Primary care · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Kentucky

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  • University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health, view details