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Nevada Resources

Comparison of Urban and Rural Medical Student's Academic Performance and Rural Retention in Nevada - UME Graduates 2005-2014
Compares rural and urban student's demographics, previous locations, undergraduate grade point average (GPA), and medical college admission test (MCAT) scores with students working in rural and urban counties in Nevada to determine the probability of a rural student to be more likely to practice in a rural county.
Author(s): Victoria Young, Tabor Griswold, John Packham
Date: 06/2019
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine Office of Statewide Initiatives
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Rural Versus Urban Medical Students: A Comparison of the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine Undergraduates Medical Education Graduates – 2005 to 2014
Examines rural and urban medical students who attended University of Nevada and rural practice choice. Compares rural and urban demographics, undergraduate GPAs, and medical college admission test (MCAT) scores.
Author(s): Victoria Young, Tabor Griswold, John Packham
Date: 06/2019
Type: Document
Sponsoring organizations: Nevada Health Workforce Research Center, University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine Office of Statewide Initiatives
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Nevada Office of Community Partnerships and Grants Annual Report State Fiscal Year 2018
Reports on the operation of organizations and programs receiving funding from the state of Nevada including several programs, partnerships, and coalitions within rural communities and counties. Grantees are identified, award amount is disclosed, activities are described, and statistical data demonstrates the achievements of each program.
Date: 09/2018
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Nevada Department of Health and Human Services
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Nevada DHHS Fact Book
Reports on the activities of the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services, with rural county data from the child and family services division. Includes county-level maps on PDF pages 107-111, with information on program participation rates, socioeconomic and demographic indicators, Medicaid coverage, and more.
Date: 04/2018
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Nevada Department of Health and Human Services
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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 Office of Statewide Initiatives
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Promising Practice: Nevada SORH Digs Up Data on Rural and Frontier Counties
Describes the Nevada Rural and Frontier Health Data Book, 8th edition, which is published biennially by the Nevada State Office of Rural Health (NV SORH) and compiles comprehensive rural and frontier health related data for all counties within the state. Provides information and data for legislators, hospital administrators, and county commissioners.
Author(s): Beth Blevins
Date: 07/2017
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health
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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 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 Office of Statewide Initiatives
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Nevada Telehealth Services Presentation
Presents an overview of how telehealth is being used in Nevada to provide access to healthcare in rural and frontier locations. Addresses who is using the technology, how they are using it, challenges, and future innovations. Highlights the Frontier Community Health Integration Project (FCHIP).
Author(s): Amy Roukie
Date: 02/2017
Type: Presentation Slides
Sponsoring organization: Nevada Department of Health and Human Services
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2016-2020 Nevada State Plan for Aging Services
Outlines Nevada's plan for serving older adults and people with disabilities. Discusses rural services and challenges throughout. Highlights the Rural Caregiver Training program and transportation challenges for rural seniors to access appointments.
Date: 07/2016
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Nevada Department of Health and Human Services
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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 Office of Statewide Initiatives
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Last Updated: 4/23/2021