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  • Date
    2008-03-13
  • Title
    Monitoring the Health Workforce: Measurement Issues and Selected Tools
  • Journal

  • Publisher
    World Health Organization - Spotlight on Statistics: A Fact File on Health Workforce Statistics
  • Year
    2008
  • Author
  • Description
    [Excerpt from publisher] The need for health workforce statistics is a critical issue of concern. The required analysis for policy action must be based on timely and reliable data from relevant sources. Improved analysis and use of data lead to better health workforce policy and programme decision making, strengthened health systems and, ultimately, improved health outcomes. Spotlight on Statistics is a series of fact files on health workforce statistics produced by the Department of Human Resources for Health, World Health Organization. For more information, please contact: hrhstatistics@who.int  Visit our web site: www.who.int/hrh/statistics/en/
  • Categories
    Workforce Assessment, Planning and Policy
  • Keywords
    Workforce Assessment, Planning and Policy; health human resources information and data collection systems
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