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Resources by Topic: Health workforce shortage designations

North Dakota Medically Underserved Areas/Populations (MUAs/MUPs)
County-level map of North Dakota showing designated medically underserved areas (MUAs) and designated medically underserved populations (MUPs).
Date: 11/2017
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health
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North Dakota Health Professional Shortage Areas, Rural Hospitals, Clinics, CHCs, and RHCs
Map of North Dakota, with county lines shown, identifying designated geographic health professional shortage areas (HPSAs), low-income HPSAs, designated facility HPSAs, and corresponding HPSA scores. Also identifies the locations of rural hospitals, clinics, Rural Health Clinics (RHCs), community health centers (CHCs), and other healthcare facilities.
Date: 11/2017
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health
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North Dakota Health Professional Shortage Areas
County-level map of North Dakota displaying designated primary care health professional shortage areas (HPSAs) and facilities.
Date: 11/2017
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health
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North Dakota Mental Health Professional Shortage Areas
County-level map of North Dakota showing the locations of designated mental health professional shortage areas (HPSAs) and designated mental health facilities.
Additional links: North Dakota Mental Health Professional Shortage Areas with Scores
Date: 11/2017
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health
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North Dakota Dental Health Professional Shortage Areas
County-level map displaying North Dakota's designated dental health professional shortage areas (HPSAs) and dental HPSA facilities.
Additional links: North Dakota Dental Health Professional Shortage Areas with Scores
Date: 11/2017
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health
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Oklahoma National Health Service Corps Providers (NHSC) & Dental Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs)
County-level map of Oklahoma showing the locations of geographical population Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs), low-income population HPSAs, and National Health Service Corps (NHSC) dental providers.
Date: 10/2017
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: Oklahoma Office of Primary Care and Rural Health Development
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The National Health Service Corps
Provides an overview of the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) program, including the federal scholarship and loan repayment components, and explains how the program affects rural providers.
Date: 09/2017
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Congressional Research Service
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Nebraska State-Designated Shortage Area: Family Practice
Shows family practice shortage areas in Nebraska.
Date: 07/2017
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: Nebraska Office of Rural Health
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Oklahoma Medically Underserved Areas & Populations (MUA/Ps)
County-level map of Oklahoma identifying the locations of Medically Underserved Areas (MUAs), Governor's Exception MUAs, Medically Underserved Populations (MUPs), and areas that are not designated as MUAs or MUPs.
Date: 05/2017
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: Oklahoma Office of Primary Care and Rural Health Development
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Physician Workforce: Locations and Types of Graduate Training Were Largely Unchanged, and Federal Efforts May Not Be Sufficient to Meet Needs
Describes change in numbers of graduate medical education (GME) residents in training from 2005-2015, with breakdowns by location and type of training, and federal efforts to increase this training in rural areas and in primary care.
Additional links: Full Report, Highlights
Date: 05/2017
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Government Accountability Office
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