ERIC Number: ED066568
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971-Jun
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Community Organization for Allied Health Manpower. Manpower for the Human Services.
Kassel, Myrna Bordelon
This monograph is the fourth in a series summarizing the work progress of the Human Services Manpower Career Center, a special research and development project funded by the U. S. Department of Labor. This report presents a developmental model and guidelines for organizing a working coalition of concerned community groups, for identifying major tasks, and proceeding to problem-solving joint actions. Suggestions for the composition, objectives, and organizational structure of a forces can begin to attack the major problems involved in allied health manpower planning and development. A set of proposed Illinois guidelines for physicians' assistant programs and a description of 25 barriers that restrict effective recruitment, training, and utilization of allied health manpower are appended. Other monographs are available as VT 016 356-016 359 in this issue. (SB)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations, Community Action, Community Organizations, Educational Programs, Guidelines, Labor Force Development, Labor Utilization, Models, Program Development
Office of Research and Development, U. S. Manpower Administration, Washington, D. C. 20210
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Manpower Administration (DOL), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Dept. of Labor, Chicago. Human Services Manpower Career Center.