Findings Highlights

To see findings from Sentinels’ responses to questions, 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.

A summary of findings to date was included in Washington’s Health Workforce Council 2017 Annual Report and 2018 Annual Report.

Download summaries of some of the findings to-date by clicking on the occupation or facility types listed below.

July 2019

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

July 2018

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

November 2018

Long-Term Care Facilities Registered Nurses (RNs)