ERIC Number: ED158691
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Allied Health, Nursing and Health-Related Manpower Supply and Demand in Pennsylvania.
Zawadski, Alfonso S.
The status of postsecondary allied health and health-related programs in Pennsylvania was studied. Among the data presented are the following: types of awards offered in 1976-77 by program at four-year institutions; the average number of graduates for 1969-73 and the number projected for 1974-78 by program, and 1973 enrollments by sex; programs under development or considerations for development in 1974, anticipated enrollment, and estimated number of graduates per year from 1975-1980; selected American Medical Association approved/accredited hospital education program offered in 1974 by county and total numbers offered by the State and nationwide; estimated employment of selected health personnel in hospitals broken down by bed size and a comparison of the estimate full-time and part-time personnel for 1968 and 1974; nursing home employees in 1974 in selected health occupation; registered nurse programs offered by hospital diploma schools of nursing for 1975; associate degree nursing programs offered in hospitals and public vocational schools in 1974-75; and data on 1970 employment and 1980 projected employment in selected health occupations. Recommendations are included. (SW)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Allied Health Personnel, Associate Degrees, Bachelors Degrees, Educational Needs, Employment Projections, Enrollment Trends, Health Personnel, Health Services, Higher Education, Hospital Personnel, Hospitals, Labor Market, Labor Needs, Nurses, Nursing, Nursing Education, Nursing Homes, Occupational Surveys, Postsecondary Education, State Surveys, Statistical Data
Pennsylvania Department of Education, Box 911, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17126
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania State Dept. of Education, Harrisburg. Bureau of Information Systems.
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