The Critical Care Workforce and COVID-19: A State-by-State Analysis

Data Note
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  4. Pastores, Stephen, et. al. 2015. “Intensivist Workforce in the United States: The Crisis is Real, Not Imagined”. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. Mar; 191(6): 718-719. https://www.atsjournals.org/doi/full/10.1164/rccm.201501-0079LE

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  5. Angus, Derek, et. al. “Current and Projected Workforce Requirements for Care of the Critically Ill and Patients with Pulmonary Disease: Can We Meet the Requirements of an Aging Population?” JAMA. Dec; 284(21): 2762-2770. https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/193318

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  8. Simmons-Duffin, Selena. March 25, 2020. “States Get Creative to Find and Deploy More Health Workers in COVID-19 Fight”. NPR. Accessed July 3, 2020. https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2020/03/25/820706226/states-get-creative-to-find-and-deploy-more-health-workers-in-covid-19-fight

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  10. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. 2020. National Plan and Provider Enumeration System (NPPES) Data Dissemination Monthly National Provider Identifier (NPI) File (May 12, 2020). Baltimore, MD: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Accessed May 20, 2020. https://download.cms.gov/nppes/NPI_Files.html

     

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  11. United States Census Bureau. 2020. 2019 National and State Population Estimates. Suitland, MD: United States Census Bureau. Accessed July 16, 2020. https://www.census.gov/newsroom/press-kits/2019/national-state-estimates.html

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