Author Archives: Human Resources for Health

Family effects on the rurality of GP’s work location: a longitudinal panel study

Reduced opportunities for children’s schooling and spouse’s/partner’s employment are identified internationally as key barriers to general practitioners (GPs) working rurally.

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Is there a financial incentive to immigrate? Examining of the health worker salary gap between…

International migration is one of the factors resulting in the shortage of Human Resources for Health (HRH) in India.

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Opportunities for human resources for health and rehabilitation: a response to Jesus et al.

We welcome Jesus et al.’s paper, which makes an important contribution to the under-researched area of the physical rehabilitation workforce.

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One Health/EcoHealth capacity building programs in South and South East Asia: a mixed method…

Although One Health (OH) or EcoHealth (EH) have been acknowledged to provide comprehensive and holistic approaches to study complex problems, like zoonoses and emerging infectious diseases, there remains multi…

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Perspectives and experiences of community health workers in Brazilian primary care centers…

Mobile health (m-health) tools are a promising strategy to facilitate the work of community health workers (CHWs) in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs).

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Factors influencing trainee doctor emigration in a high income country: a mixed methods study

The Global Code of Practice on the International Recruitment of Health Personnel focuses particularly on migration of doctors from low- and middle-income countries.

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A study of human resource competencies required to implement community rehabilitation in less…

It is estimated that over one billion persons worldwide have some form of disability.

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Human resources for health in Peru: recent trends (2007–2013) in the labour market for…

Most analyses of gaps in human resources for health (HRH) do not consider training and the transition of graduates into the labour market.

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Improving the performance of community health workers in Swaziland: findings from a qualitative…

The performance of community health workers (CHWs) in Swaziland has not yet been studied despite the existence of a large national CHW program in the country.

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Physicians’ perceptions on the impact of telemedicine on recruitment and retention in…

Similar to many places, physicians in Senegal are unevenly distributed.

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Professional fulfillment and parenting work-life balance in female physicians in Basic Sciences…

In Japan, the field of Basic Sciences encompasses clinical, academic, and translational research, as well as the teaching of medical sciences, with both an MD and PhD typically required.

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Forecasting the regional distribution and sufficiency of physicians in Japan with a coupled…

In Japan, the shortage of physicians has been recognized as a major medical issue.

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The impact of the advanced practice nursing role on quality of care, clinical outcomes, patient…

The prevalence of chronic illness and multimorbidity rises with population aging, thereby increasing the acuity of care.

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The impact of austerity on the health workforce and the achievement of human resources for…

The global economic crisis saw recessionary conditions in most EU countries.

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