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Health Workforce Shortage Study Work Group Meeting - October 2, 2008
Agenda, Background Information and Minutes

9:30 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Metropolitan Mosquito Control District
2099 University Avenue (at Cleveland Avenue)
St. Paul, MN 55104
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  • Review insights and assumptions from first meeting
  • Review key demographic and workforce trends
  • Identify components of a high functioning practice
  • Identify barriers to achieving it


9:15 Please arrive by 9:15!

9:30 Welcome and Check-in – Sarah Strickland/Karen Welle

  • Affirm shared assumptions from Meeting 1
  • Affirm priority questions from Meeting 1
  • Review draft report outline

9:45 MN Demographic and Workforce Trends – Jay Fonkert

  • What do the demographic and workforce trends tell us about practice models and staffing considerations in different communities?

10:15 Work Group Session – Sarah Strickland

  • Given the health care home model assumptions, what are the skills and competencies needed?
  • What would each professional on a high functioning collaborative team be doing differently than they are now?  More of what? Less of what?

12:00 Lunch

12:30 Work Group Session – Sarah Strickland

  • What the barriers for each profession to function at the highest level?

2:00 Wrap Up

2:15 Adjourn


Minutes: October 2, 2008 (PDF: 84KB/4 pages)

Updated Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 04:26PM