5-Year Strategic Plan for Primary Care Provider Recruitment in Oregon
Reviews recruitment best practices and existing recruitment
programs for primary care provides in Oregon. Offers a plan
for primary care recruitment and retention, focused on
increasing primary care professionals in the state,
external recruitment effectiveness, and empowering rural
and underserved communities.
Date: 01/2013 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Oregon Healthcare Workforce Institute view details
Primary Care Physician Assistants in Nebraska
Reports on the primary care physician assistant workforce in Nebraska. Includes data on supply, specialty, employment setting, gender, age and rural/urban distribution. Discusses policy recommendations for growing the primary care physician assistant workforce.
Author(s): Soumitra S. Bhuyan, Marlene Deras, Tamara S. Ritsema, Michael J. Huckabee, Jim P. Stimpson Date: 01/2013 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: University of Nebraska Medical Center: Center for Health Policy view details
The Use of Hospitalists in Small Rural Hospitals
Describes small rural hospitals' use of hospitalists, who assume responsibility for patient care during inpatient hospital stays. Includes information on how hospitalists are used at these facilities. Discusses impacts on healthcare quality, hospital finances, and recruitment and retention of physicians.
Author(s): Michelle Casey, Ira Moscovice Date: 04/2012 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Upper Midwest Rural Health Research Center view details
Obstacles to Providing High-Quality Patient Care: Findings from a Survey of Wyoming's Medical Care Providers
Examines obstacles to providing high-quality patient care
identified by Wyoming's rural and urban healthcare
providers through surveys conducted in 2009. Identified
obstacles in three areas: patient care and service
delivery, financial, and profession management. Includes
policy considerations to address the identified obstacles.
Author(s): Davis G. Patterson, Susan M. Skillman, Mark P. Doescher, C. Holly A. Andrilla Date: 08/2009 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: UW Center for Health Workforce Studies view details
Wyoming Primary Care Gaps and Policy Options
Provides an overview of the primary care workforce
shortages in Wyoming. Discusses examples and policy options
that could be implemented to bolster the primary care
workforce within the state. Provides statistics on primary
care providers by county and by provider characteristics.
Author(s): Susan M. Skillman, C. Holly A. Andrilla, Mark P. Doescher, Barbara J. Robinson Date: 12/2008 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: UW Center for Health Workforce Studies view details