ERIC Number: ED068674
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-May
Reference Count: 0
Selected Training Programs for Physician Support Personnel.
National Institutes of Health (DHEW), Bethesda, MD. Bureau of Health Manpower Education.
The emphasis of this publication is on new or proposed physician support training programs which are in the advanced planning or pilot stages and on operational programs which have not yet received accreditation or have only recently been accredited. Detailed data were gathered for 71 programs through mailed questionnaire or telephone surveys, and this data is summarized according to whether the programs have varied entrance requirements or extend nursing roles. The programs are listed alphabetically by state and city and contain the following information: (1) program title, (2) title of graduates, (3) institution name and address, (4) program director(s) and address, (5) affiliated institution(s), (6) stage of development, (7) length of program, (8) curriculum description, (9) credential awarded, (10) minimum and additional preferred requirements, (11) number of students enrolled and graduated, and (12) availability of financial aid. In addition to the 71 programs for which complete information was obtained, the publication lists the director and address of 41 programs for which no detailed information was available at the time of the survey. Sources of further information concerning several of the programs are appended. (SB)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Accreditation (Institutions), Admission Criteria, Allied Health Occupations, Allied Health Occupations Education, Ancillary Services, Directories, Educational Programs, Medical Education, Nursing, Nursing Education, Physicians Assistants, Pilot Projects, Program Descriptions, Technical Education
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($1.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Institutes of Health (DHEW), Bethesda, MD. Bureau of Health Manpower Education.
Note: Revised, May, 1972