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Table WFC: Workforce

Massachusetts Data

38 Awardees

Line Measures Number of Health Centers % of Total
1. Does your health center provide health professional education/training? Health professional education/training does not include continuing education units
a. Yes 31 81.58%
b. No 7 18.42%
1a. If yes, which category best describes your health center's role in the health professional education/training process?
a. Sponsor 2 4 12.90%
b. Training site partner 3 24 77.42%
c. Other 3 9.68%
Line Measures Pre-Graduate/Certificate (a) Post-Graduate Training (b)
Medical
2. Please indicate the range of health professional education/training offered at your health center and how many individuals you have trained in each category within the last year.
1. Physicians 218 77
a. Family Physicians 145
b. General Practitioners 28
c. Internists 112
d. Obstetrician/Gynecologists 6
e. Pediatricians 19
f. Other Specialty Physicians 22
2. Nurse Practitioners 146 112
3. Physician Assistants 137 12
4. Certified Nurse Midwives 3 7
5. Registered Nurses 211 34
6. Licensed Practical Nurses/ Vocational Nurses 29 0
7. Medical Assistants 95 39
Dental
8. Dentists 192 80
9. Dental Hygienists 55 4
10. Dental therapists 0 0
Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder
11. Psychiatrists 0 56
12. Clinical Psychologists 21 11
13. Clinical Social Workers 71 17
14. Professional Counselors 4 1
15. Marriage and Family therapists 0 0
16. Psychiatric Nurse Specialists 4 4
17. Mental Health Nurse Practitioners 1 5
18. Mental Health Physician Assistants 0 0
19. Substance Use Disorder Personnel 4 5
Vision
20. Ophthalmologists 0 9
21. Optometrists 285 90
Other Professionals
22. Chiropractors 0 0
23. Dieticians/Nutritionists 11 7
24. Pharmacists 220 55
25. Other 48 0
Line Measures Number of Health Center Staff % of Total
3. Number of health center staff serving as preceptors at your health center 520 100.00%
4. Number of health center staff (nonpreceptors) supporting health center training programs 232 100.00%
Line Measures Number of Health Centers % of Total
5. How often does your health center implement satisfaction surveys for providers?
a. Monthly 0 0.00%
b. Quarterly 1 2.63%
c. Annually 22 57.89%
d. We do not currently conduct provider satisfaction surveys 11 28.95%
e. Other 4 10.53%
6. How often does your health center implement satisfaction surveys for general staff?
a. Monthly 0 0.00%
b. Quarterly 1 2.63%
c. Annually 23 60.53%
d. We do not currently conduct staff satisfaction surveys 7 18.42%
e. Other 7 18.42%

Footnotes

2. A sponsor hosts a comprehensive health profession education and/or training program, the implementation of which may require partnerships with other entities that deliver focused, time-limited education and/or training (e.g., a teaching health center with a family medicine residency program).

3. A training site partner delivers focused, time-limited education and/or training to learners in support of a comprehensive curriculum hosted by another health profession education provider (e.g., month-long primary care dentistry experience for dental students).