ERIC Number: ED057357
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Selected Training Programs for Physician Support Personnel.
National Institutes of Health (DHEW), Bethesda, MD. Bureau of Health Manpower Education.
This compilation of programs for training physician support personnel, as of March 1, 1971, includes 125 programs in 35 states. Of these, 47 extend nursing roles and 78 accept students with varied qualifications. At least 60 programs are presently operational, with about 1,000 students in training and an equal number of graduates. The programs in the compilation are categorized as follows: Programs with Varied Entrance Requirements; Programs for Extending Nursing Roles; and Planned or Operational Programs Not Summarized in Detail. It is suggested that those who use this compilation for student counseling or for selecting a training opportunity should check the status of the individual training program. (DB)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Allied Health Occupations, Allied Health Occupations Education, Ancillary Services, College Programs, Credit Courses, Educational Counseling, Labor Force Development, Laboratory Technology, Medical Assistants, Medical Schools, Nurses Aides, On the Job Training
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Institutes of Health (DHEW), Bethesda, MD. Bureau of Health Manpower Education.