ERIC Number: ED048509
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Regional Medical Programs National Allied Health Conference (Warrenton, Va., April 26-29, 1970).
Health Services and Mental Health Administration (DHEW), Bethesda, MD. Regional Medical Programs Service.
A total of 174 representatives of 14 health professions from 54 Regional Medical Programs attended a 4-day conference to discuss means by which allied health professions can make a maximum contribution to the health service system through Regional Medical Programs. Conference activities included two panel presentations, reports of 10 task forces and five special interest groups, and these major presentations: (1) "Changing Perspectives in the Delivery of Health Care" by Ray E. Brown, (2) "The National Health Scene" by Irving J. Lewis, and (3) "Potential for Regional Medical Programs as Viewed by the Regional Director" by Harold Margulies. Texts of the major speeches and summaries and recommendations from conference activities are provided. (SB)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Communication (Thought Transfer), Community Health Services, Community Resources, Community Role, Conference Reports, Health Occupations, Health Programs, Interprofessional Relationship, Job Development, Professional Services, Regional Programs, Research Needs
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Health Services and Mental Health Administration (DHEW), Bethesda, MD. Regional Medical Programs Service.