Product type: Keynote presentation to IRGNI, AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting, Seattle, WA, June 23, 2018. Presenters: Erin Fraher, PhD Overview: We’re facing ever expanding “know-do gap” between growing body of rigorous nursing workforce and scope of practice and payment policy Getting research translated into actionable policy change requires: –Documentation of key trends requiring policy action… Read more »
Product type: manuscript published July 2018 in Nursing Outlook. Authors: Y Li, Mark Holmes, Erin Fraher, Barbara Mark, Cherly Jones. Background: Previous studies reported that primary care nurse practitioners working in primary care settings may earn less than those working in specialty care settings. However, few studies have examined why such wage difference exists. Purpose:… Read more »
June 8, 2017 Erin Fraher, PhD, MPP Plenary presentation at the National Forum of State Nursing Workforce Centers 2017 Conference Presentation Overview Nursing workforce is critical to health system transformation Sometimes (often?) models don’t agree. Why? Why is modeling demand so difficult? What would the modeling field look like with fewer economists and more sociologists?… Read more »
An Untapped Resource in the Nursing Workforce? Licensed Practical Nurses who Transition to Become Registered Nurses
June 7, 2018 Cheryl B. Jones, PhD, RN, FAAN Presentation at the National Forum of State Nursing Workforce Centers 2017 Conference Presentation Overview LPNs are a largely overlooked sector of the nursing workforce and research is lacking. LPNS are a more diverse group than RNs Many work outside of hospitals and in underserved areas… Read more »
The Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research publishes the North Carolina Health Professions Data Book which is widely used by state officials, researchers, and professionals in the health care industry as the official source of health professions statistics. The annual publication includes state-, region-, and county-level statistics, as well as demographic and health-related… Read more »
Erin Fraher, PhD, MPP January 20, 2016 Center for Interdisciplinary Health Workforce Studies Webinar Dr. Erin Fraher discussed possibilities for retooling the existing nursing workforce to meet the demands of the changing healthcare system in a webinar for the Center for Interdisciplinary Health Workforce Studies at Montana State University. Her presentation explored the education, practice, and regulatory frameworks that… Read more »
Presentation to Nursing Development Conference, Wilmington, NC August 28, 2015 Erin Fraher, PhD MPP, Erica Richman, PhD MSW and Katie Gaul, MA Presentation Overview: We will use North Carolina to frame educational challenges and opportunities regarding: • Current nursing workforce • “Education mobility” nurses — those who entered workforce with ADN and have gone on to BSN or higher • Future… Read more »
Presentation to Management & Labor Convening on Building a Skilled Workforce for Quality Healthcare, Washington, DC July 9, 2015 Erin Fraher, PhD MPP, Katie Gaul, MA & Erica Richman, PhD MSW Presentation Overview We will use North Carolina to frame challenges and opportunities regarding: Current nursing workforce “Education mobility” nurses — those who entered workforce… Read more »
Erin Fraher, PhD MPP, Erica Richman, PhD, MSW, Katie Gaul, MA Statewide AHEC Conference Greensboro, NC September 11, 2015 Key Findings: • Current nursing workforce • “Education mobility”nurses — those who entered workforce with ADN and have gone on to BSN or higher • Future nursing workforce in a transformed system
Future of Community College Nursing Education Meeting North Carolina Community College System Part 1 •The NC Health Professions Data System: who are we and why should you trust our data? •Do we (will we) have a nursing shortage in North Carolina? •The current nursing workforce—how do ADN nurses differ from nurses with a baccalaureate degree… Read more »
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This Twenty-Year Profile report brings together 20 years of data published in the NC Health Professions Data Books on the supply and distribution of practitioners in 16 categories of health care professions in North Carolina in an effort to develop a more complete picture of access to health care in the state. View full publication,… Read more »
Current Trends, Future Directions The third report in a series on Allied Health Professions in North Carolina. This report provides the short to medium-term outlook for the HIM workforce in our state.
1992-2002 An examination in the supply, distribution, education and demographic characteristics of anesthesia providers in North Carolina from 1992 to 2002.
Evidence from the 2002 Cohort This study was undertaken at the request of the North Carolina Community College System to examine factors contributing to the success of ADN programs in NC community colleges. It expands the current evidence base that can be used to inform efforts to reduce student attrition.