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  • Date
    2012-04-10
  • Title
    The crisis in human resource for health care and the potential of a 'retired' workforce: Case study of the independent midwifery sector in Tanzania
  • Journal

    Health Policy and Planning
  • Publisher
    Oxford University Press
  • Year
    2008
  • Author
    Rolfe B, Leshabari S, Rutta F 7 Murray SF
  • Description
    "This article examines one new element of non-government provision in Tanzania: small-scale independent midwifery practices. A multiple case study analysis over nine districts explored their characteristics, and the drivers and inhibitors acting upon their development since permitted by legislative change." (extract from abstract)
  • Categories
    Workforce Assessment, Planning and Policy, Good/Promising Practices in Nursing Recruitment and Retention
  • Keywords
    shortage, private sector, rural, retention, midwifery, Tanzania, Africa
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