TITLE

Survey shows where states rank in various health care staffing categories

PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Dec2006, Vol. 80 Issue 12, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the findings of a study on the number of health care personnel across the U.S. New Hampshire has the most registered nurses (RN) per capita in the U.S., with 1,283 RN per 100,000 population. Massachusetts, Maryland, Vermont, Rhode Island, Connecticut and New York lead in the number of physicians per capita. Rhode Island, Kentucky, Washington, Idaho and Texas had the fewest social workers.
ACCESSION #
23567588

 

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