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  • Date
    2009-07-28
  • Title
    Health workforce attrition in the public sector in Kenya: a look at the reasons
  • Journal

  • Publisher
    Human Resources for Health
  • Year
    2009
  • Author
    Chankova S, Muchiri S & Kombe G
  • Description
    "This study analysed data from a human reources health facility survey conducted in 2005 in 52 health centres and 22 public hospitals (including all provincial hospitals) across all eight provinces in Kenya. The study looked into the status of attrition rates and the proportion of attrition due to retirement, resignation or death among doctors, clinical oficere, nurses and laboratory and pharmacy specialists in surveyed facilities." (excerpt from abstract)
  • Categories
    Nursing Human Resources Management, Good/Promising Practices in Nursing Recruitment and Retention
  • Keywords
    attrition, retention, incentives, Africa
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