Accession Number:

ADA073360

Title:

Implications for the Military Health Care System in Utilizing Non-Physician Providers. Part II. The Utilization and Staffing Implications.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

220.0

Abstract:

The thesis begins with an examination of the civilian and military physicians assistant PA and nurse practitioner NP utilization patterns. Then, to the extent that information was available, staffing models for the non-physician health care provider from the civilian and military sector are discussed. Implciations for military utilization of NPPs and staffing implications are then discussed in light of the models examined. Finally, a summary and conclusions chapter attempt to generalize the findings of the literature and draw upon the findings presented by Colfack.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE