Data on health professionals may not reflect a shortage
- Numbers of health professionals increase as geographic distribution problems remain. // Public Health Reports;Jul/Aug90, Vol. 105 Issue 4, p439
Reports that the supply of active health personnel has continued its steady rise as of 1990. Concerns over the geographic maldistribution of health personnel; Diversity of health personals; Contact information.
- Health administration costs outpacing care costs. // Physician Executive;Jun96, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p4
Reports on the finding that the administrative sector of the health care labor force in the United States grew 692 percent between 1968 and 1993. Growth of other health care sectors.
- Hudson Valley, nation facing shortages of healthcare personnel. Weintraub, Arthur E. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;6/18/2001-6/25/2001, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p25
Discusses the shortages of healthcare personnel in New York. Demographic trends that contribute to the situation; Impact of the shortage; Solutions to alleviate the shortage.
- Demand for U.S. health care workers to grow as supply ebbs. // Nation's Health;Mar2002, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p22
Deals with the report 'State of the Healthcare Workforce' released by the American Federation of Teachers Healthcare in December 2001, which predicted the shortage of health care workers in the U.S. Factors contributing to the shortage of health care workforce; Other health-related professions...
- More medical staff needed, says manpower committee. Kingman, Sharon // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);1/2/93, Vol. 306 Issue 6869, p11
Reports the need for medical staff according to the research by the Medical Manpower Standing Advisory Committee in Great Britain. Examination on the reasons of doctors for abandoning medicine; Comparison on the number of doctors with other countries; Changes wanted by women doctors in career.
- Who is affected most by the endocrinologist shortage: Doctor or patient? // Endocrine Today;May2011, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p11
The article presents contradicting views on the impact of endocrinologist shortage on doctors and patients in the U.S.
- Pharmacist shortages remain high, survey says. // Drug Utilization Review;Mar2002, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p21
Discusses the findings of 'The Healthcare Workforce Shortage and Its Implications for America's Hospitals' survey report about the shortage of pharmacists as of 2001. Average vacancy rate for pharmacists; Overview of survey methodology; Average time needed to recruit pharmacists.
- Shortage of Geriatrics Specialists Likely to Worsen. // PT: Magazine of Physical Therapy;Feb2003, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p9
Cites an article published in 'The Boston Globe' about the shortage of health care professionals, including physical therapists, in the U.S. Study by the Gerontological Society of America; Medical programs aimed at addressing the need for geriatrics specialists.
- Vacancy rates rise by 220% in London. // Pulse;2/2/2004, Vol. 64 Issue 5, p18
Reports on the increase in vacancy rates for general practitioners in London, England.