|Title||The Contribution of Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants to Generalist Care in Underserved Areas of Washington State|
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WWAMI Center for Health Workforce Studies.
WWAMI Rural Health Research Center.
University of Washington
|Author||Larson, Eric H.; Palazzo, Lorella|
|Summary||Despite the growing visibility of nurse practitioners and physician assistants, most estimates of provider shortage have focused on physicians. In this study, the authors describe the contribution to generalist care made by nurse practitioners and physician assistants in Washington State, with special attention paid to their role in underserved rural areas.|
Rural Health Services -- manpower -- United States.
Rural Health Services -- statistics & numerical data -- United States.
Health Manpower -- statistics & numerical data -- United States.
Medically Underserved Area -- Washington (State).
|Series||Working Paper #64|