Emerging Health Professions
The Minnesota Department of Health is supporting the integration of emerging professions into the health workforce. This webpage will provide information and resources on emerging professions including information about their education and training, scope of practice, licensing and certification, supervision, payment and reimbursement, data, and other information specific to the profession that may assist employers who are interested in hiring an emerging professions practitioner and integrating them into the workforce.
These emerging professions have been identified by the Minnesota Accountable Health Model to be tested for integration into the health care workforce:
- Community Health Workers
- Community Paramedics
- Dental Therapists ⁄ Advanced Dental Therapists
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