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Northern Nevada Obstetrics and Gynecology Needs Assessment
Utilizes existing data sources to identify the current and projected need for obstetrics and gynecology care in northern Nevada. Two main sections address issues related to the OB/GYN workforce and factors driving demand for OB/GYN services. Numerous charts, graphs, and rural-specific maps included throughout.
Author(s): Anastasia Gunawan, John Packham, Tabor Griswold
Date: 10/2017
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine
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Health Workforce Supply in Nevada: 2017 Edition
Provides current data on the health workforce supply and demand in rural and urban areas of Nevada. Includes numerous charts, graphs, and maps illustrating historic trends and other significant workforce indicators.
Author(s): Christopher Marchand, John Packham, Tabor Griswold, Laima Etchegoyhen, Troy Jorgensen
Date: 03/2017
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine
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Nevada Rural and Frontier Health Data Book - Eighth Edition
An overview of the health and healthcare in rural and frontier Nevada. Provides state and county-level data on the resident population, economic and social characteristics, insurance coverage, population health, healthcare workforce, and the healthcare delivery system.
Author(s): Tabor Griswold, John Packham, Anastasia Gunawan, et al.
Date: 02/2017
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine
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Selected Rural Healthcare Facilities in Nevada
Shows the state’s Critical Access Hospitals and Rural Health Clinics, as well as rural Federally Qualified Health Centers and Skilled Nursing Facilities.
Date: 12/2016
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub
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Physician Workforce in Nevada - 2016 Edition
Contains current, historical, and comparative data on the Allopathic (MD) and Osteopathic (DO) physician workforce in rural and urban Nevada.
Author(s): John Packham, Tabor Griswold, Troy Jorgensen, Laima Etchegoyhen, Christopher Marchand
Date: 03/2016
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine
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Current and Projected Health Workforce Supply and Demand in Nevada
Presentation describing the Nevada healthcare workforce and the future workforce needs in rural and urban Nevada.
Author(s): John Packham, Tabor Griswold
Date: 02/2016
Type: Presentation Slides
Sponsoring organization: University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine
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Generating Rural Options for Weight-Healthy Kids and Communities
Examines supports and barriers to healthy behaviors in rural Nevada. Includes discussions on community readiness to implement obesity prevention programs and recommendations for change. Slides from a presentation at the 2015 Active Living Research Conference.
Author(s): Annie Lindsay, Courtney Coughenour
Date: 02/2015
Type: Presentation Slides
Sponsoring organization: University of Nevada
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Mental and Behavioral Health Workforce in Nevada
Provides statistics, charts, and maps depicting the current characteristics of the mental and behavioral health workforce in rural and urban Nevada.
Author(s): Tabor Griswold,
Date: 01/2015
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine
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Mobile EMS Lab Improves Critical Care in Nevada's High Desert
Highlights Humboldt General Hospital Emergency Medical Services (HGH-EMS), in Nevada, which is taking ultrasound and lab out in the field to improve patient outcomes in rural areas.
Author(s): Candi Helseth
Location: Rural Monitor, 2011(Fall)
Date: 11/2011
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub
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Nevada Rural Health Plan
Describes the health status and healthcare delivery in rural and frontier areas of Nevada, and conveys a plan consistent with the national Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program to improve access to quality healthcare services in these areas.
Date: 04/2008
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Nevada State Office of Rural Health
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Nevada Instant Atlas
Interactive database that produces downloadable, customized maps and graphs using data from over 50 sources. Data can be compared by county, by urban versus rural region, or combined, allowing users to create visual representations using hundreds of health measures and indicators.
Type: Database
Sponsoring organization: University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine
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Nevada Rural Hospital Partners Revenue Cycle Improvement Program
Describes a revenue cycle improvement program (RCIP) designed to enable small and rural hospitals to achieve optimal financial performance in a challenging financial and regulatory environment.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Nevada Rural Hospital Partners
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Project ECHO Nevada
A telehealth linkage connecting university-based faculty specialists to primary care providers in rural and underserved areas to extend specialty care to patients with chronic, costly, and complex medical illnesses.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine
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Nevada Health Centers Research & Data
Provides maps of FQHC locations and communities experiencing shortages of primary care physicians. Also includes information on the populations served by health centers, services provided, staff, patient visits, costs of care, and use of electronic health information.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: National Association of Community Health Centers
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ERS State Fact Sheet: Nevada
Lists statistics on population, educational attainment, employment, income, farm characteristics, and farm financial indicators for the state.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: USDA Economic Research Service
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Nevada KIDS COUNT Data Center (KCDC)
Provides data on child well-being for the state.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Annie E. Casey Foundation
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Nevada QuickFacts
Basic demographic and economic statistics for the state, with links to county-level data.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: U.S. Census Bureau
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Nevada State Health Facts
The latest state-level data on demographics, health, and health policy, including health coverage, access, financing, and state legislation. Individual state profiles and 50-state comparisons.
Type: Database
Sponsoring organization: Kaiser Family Foundation
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Last Updated: 11/16/2017