HWAC reports

Strengthening Utah's health workforce through information and reporting

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HWAC reports

The Health Workforce Advisory Council (HWAC) provide reports on the trends and demands of the Utah health workforce.

2024 Utah behavioral health workforce survey

Proposed profession-specific survey tool for behavioral health license renewals.
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2024 Utah respiratory therapist survey

Proposed profession-specific survey tool for respiratory therapist license renewals.
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2024 Utah physician assistant survey

Proposed profession-specific survey tool for physician assistant (PA) license renewals.
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2024 Utah dental hygienist survey

Proposed profession-specific survey tool for dental hygienist license renewals.
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2024 Utah dentist survey

Proposed profession-specific survey tool for dental (DDS, DMD) license renewals.
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Utah state health workforce data 2023 report

This document describes the types of data (supply, demand, and education) outlined in statute, explores existing sources in the state of Utah, and outlines considerations to interpret existing and future data analysis and reporting.
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2024 Utah Advanced Practice Registered Nurse survey

Proposed profession-specific survey tool for Advanced practice registered Nurse (APRN), APRN Intern, Certified Midwives (CNM), CNM Intern, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) license applications & renewals.
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2024 Utah nursing survey

Proposed profession-specific survey tool for Registered Nurse (RN), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), and RN Apprentice License applications & renewals.
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2024 Utah physician survey

Proposed profession-specific survey tool for Doctor of Medicine (MD), Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO), and Podiatric Physician license applications & renewals.
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HWAC 1 pager

The Utah Health Workforce Advisory Council (HWAC) was established in 2022 through the Utah Health Workforce Act, now Utah Code 26-69-101. The council is charged with providing information and recommendations to expand and strengthen Utah’s health workforce. Learn how the HWAC strengthens the health workforce for all Utahns.
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Utah Cross Profession Minimum Data Set

Developed by the Health Workforce Advisory Council in March 2023, the Utah Cross-Profession Minimum Data Set (UCPMDS) is a set of core questions covering the highest-priority data elements that are considered the minimum necessary for the HWAC’s health workforce planning. The UCPMDS was adapted from a Cross-Profession Minimum Data Set tool developed as a collaboration between 7 national healthcare regulatory organizations. The intent of the UCPMDS is to standardize certain information captured from various health profession types to support within-profession and between-profession analyses.
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HWAC Legislative Subcommittee

The Utah Health Workforce Advisory Council was established in 2022. Among its other duties, the council and its members “review and comment on legislation related to the health workforce” (Utah Code §26-29-202-1(d)). Review this one pager to learn about the HWAC Legislative Subcommittee!
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HWAC life cycle of data

The HWAC data lifecycle is outlined by the Utah Health Workforce Act. Learn about the process and roles of each entity by reviewing this PDF.
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