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Primary Care Workforce Facts and Stats No. 3: The Distribution of the U.S. Primary Care Workforce

Description
Describes the primary care workforce, including physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants. Provides statistics on the geographic distribution of the primary care workforce. Compares the primary care workforce distribution with specialty physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants.
Date
01/2012
Type
Document
Organization
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Tagged as
Health workforce supply and demand · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Physician assistants · Physicians · Primary care · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data