Topic: Workforce

University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing to Improve Access to Primary Care with $842,000 in St. David's Foundation Grants

April 28, 2011

The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing has received grants totaling $842,000 from the St. David's Foundation to expand its nurse practitioner program and provide much needed primary care support.

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New Policy Brief Highlights Mental Health Workforce Shortages in Texas

April 11, 2011

A growing number of Texans will have difficulty accessing mental health services unless steps are taken now to address a critical shortage of mental health professionals, according to a policy brief (PDF) published by the Hogg Foundation for Mental Health and Methodist Healthcare Ministries.

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Hogg Foundation Invests $1.5 Million to Extend Bilingual Scholarship Program Three More Years

Dec. 6, 2010

A statewide strategy to increase Spanish-language mental health services has proven so successful the Hogg Foundation for Mental Health is investing an additional $1.5 million to extend the program three more years.

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Nation's Largest Geoscience K-12 Program Expands to Houston, Largest Market for Geologists

Jan. 16, 2008

Houston public school students have a new opportunity to explore science through GeoFORCE Texas, a summer college preparatory program that inspires students to excel in math and science and pursue studies in the earth sciences.

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