Policy Brief: Is There a Health Professional in the Field?

Is There a Health Professional in the Field?

A look at Arizona’s rural health workforce

The Center for Rural Health recently completed a health workforce tracking report for the state and by county based on 10 years of Arizona licensing board and Arizona Department of Health Services data. The resulting report provides current health workforce counts across the state of Arizona with trends and rates per 100,000 population. This brief provides a summary view of the report and recommendations to policy makers based on the report.

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