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ICHRN Knowledge Library
  • Date
    2006-11-24
  • Title
    Human Resources for Health: Requirements and Availability in the Context of Scaling-up Priority Interventions in Low-income Countries: Case Studies from Tanzania and Chad
  • Journal

  • Publisher
    Health Economics & Financing Programme
  • Year
    2004
  • Author
    Kurowski C, Wyss K, Abdulla S, Y?madji N and Mills A
  • Description
    [Excerpt from authors] The purpose of this study was to explore the role and importance of human resources for the scaling up of health services in low income countries. In two case studies, we (i) investigated the size, composition and structure of the current health work force; (ii) produced estimates of future human resource availability; (iii) estimated the quantity of human resources required significantly to scale up priority interventions towards 2015; and (iv) compared human resource availability and human resource requirements.
  • Categories
    Workforce Assessment, Planning and Policy, General HR Overview Documents
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