ERIC Number: ED167052
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
State Programs Supporting Health Manpower Training: An Inventory. Volume 2. Methodology.
Health Resources Administration (DHEW/PHS), Bethesda, MD. Bureau of Health Manpower.
An inventory of state and local financial support for health manpower training programs during fiscal years 1973, 1974, and 1975 is provided with information on state expenditures in 50 states and detailed reviewed of 32 states. Total financial support for health manpower training for all 50 states was $1.5 million during FY 1974, an increase of 23 percent over fiscal year 1973. For 32 states the mean per capita higher education appropriation for health manpower training programs was $46.35, with an average figure of $5.29. Variations in program expenditures in different states ranged from a high of $15.26 per capita for Oregon to a low of $1.97 for Massachusetts. The data collection methodology is described and tabulations are provided for state expenditures by year and type of support, and for state expenditures compared with total higher education expenditures by year and discipline. Capital outlay, direct support, and student aid figures are also tabulated. A glossary of related terms is provided. (BH)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Departments, Financial Support, Higher Education, Labor Force Development, Medical Education, Medical Schools, Professional Education, Professional Training, State Aid, State Colleges, State Programs, State Universities, Statewide Planning, Student Financial Aid
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Health Resources Administration (DHEW/PHS), Bethesda, MD. Bureau of Health Manpower.
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