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The Financial and Policy Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic on U.S. Dental Care Workers

Description
Research brief evaluating trends and differences of the dental healthcare workforce before and after the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Assesses the impact of dental healthcare worker (DHCW) shortages by state and geographic region, and mentions rural throughout. Features statistics on wages and total number of employed DHCWs by profession type from 2015-2021, and a state-level map showing percent change in DHCWs from 2019-2021.
Author(s)
Sean Boynes, Hayam Megally, Don Clermont, et al.
Date
10/2022
Type
Document
Organization
American Institute of Dental Public Health
Tagged as
Access · Dental workforce · Health workforce supply and demand · Infectious diseases · Legislation and regulations · Oral health · Statistics and data