Findings Highlights

To view an interactive dashboard of detailed responses from Sentinels, click on “Findings” above and select “Findings by Facility Type” or “Findings by Geographic Region”.

Click here to see the questions asked of Sentinels.

The Sentinel Network supports efficient and effective health workforce preparation and deployment by identifying emerging health workforce demand signals and trends and rapidly disseminating information to education, training and policy partner who can take action based on findings.

Summaries of findings to date were included in Washington’s Health Workforce Council annual reports:

Download summaries for some of the findings to-date by clicking the links below.

Spring 2020

Dental Offices/Clinics Nursing Homes/Skilled Nursing Facilities Behavioral Health Clinics

COVID-19 Workforce Rapid Response Reports

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Small Hospitals

Primary Care Clinics

Behavioral Health Clinics

FQHCs and Community Clinics

Dental Offices/Clinics

Assisted Living Facilities

Nursing Homes/SNFs

Fall 2019

Behavioral Health Clinics Nursing Homes/Skilled Nursing Facilities Assisted living facilities Small Hospitals FQHCs & Community Clinics

Summer 2019

Behavioral Health Clinics Nursing Homes/Skilled Nursing Facilities Assisted living facilities Small Hospitals FQHCs & Community Clinics

Summer 2018

Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) Long-Term Care Facilities Medical Assistants Registered Nurses (RNs) Selected Behavioral Health Occupations Community Health Clinic Multiple Settings

Fall 2018

Long-Term Care Facilities Registered Nurses (RNs)