°   Gender

°   Race and ethnicity (including non–English speakers)

°   Veteran status

°   Living situation (private household, public housing or senior housing facility, group home, assisted living or other residential care facility, and nursing home)

°   Coexisting physical health conditions

°   Coexisting cognitive and functional impairments

°   Geographic area

•   Use of MH/SU services for the above subgroups.

•  Comprehensive and comparable information on the full range of geriatric MH/SU personnel with sufficient detail to assess the workforce supply by race and ethnicity; language skills; geographic location and distribution; qualifications, training, and certification; areas of practice; and hours spent in the care of older adults.

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