ERIC Number: ED449695
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000
United States Health Workforce Personnel Factbook.
Health Resources and Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Bureau of Health Professions.
This factbook is a compilation of data from secondary sources such as the American Medical Association and the Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics. It includes information on the supply of health personnel in several disciplines, including physicians, physician assistants, podiatrists, dentists, nursing personnel, optometrists, pharmacists, veterinarians, chiropractors, public health personnel, and allied health personnel. It also presents data on the students preparing to enter those disciplines. The factbook also includes the geographic and specialty distributions of selected health personnel and the participation of minorities and women in health professions schools. (Contains 71 tables.) (EV)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Health Resources and Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Bureau of Health Professions.