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Factors behind job preferences of Peruvian medical, nursing and midwifery students: a qualitative study focused on rural deployment
BACKGROUND: Deployment of health workforce in rural areas is critical to reach universal health coverage. Students' perceptions towards practice in rural areas likely influence their later choice of a rural post. We aimed ...
A primary care system to improve health care efficiency: Lessons from Ecuador
(AMERICAN BOARD OF FAMILY MEDICINE, 2018)
Problems perceived and experienced by health professionals rendering social service in Ancash, Peru. 2015
(Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 2017)
Introduction: Social health services in Peru have certain problems such as unsafe work conditions, mortality associated with traffic accidents and poor insurance coverage. Objective: To describe the problems perceived and ...
Diagnostics barriers and innovations in rural areas: insights from junior medical doctors on the frontlines of rural care in Peru
BACKGROUND: Worldwide, rural communities face barriers when accessing health services. In response, numerous initiatives have focused on fostering technological innovations, new management approaches and health policies. ...
Evaluación de la experiencia de participantes en estrategia de dotación de médicos generales en zonas rurales
(Soc Médica Santiago, 2016)
Background: Rural areas have scarce medical resources. Initiatives to address this situation in Latin America exist, but have been poorly evaluated. The Chilean Rural Practitioner Program, a policy of recruitment and ...
Os desafios para a implantação da política de Saúde do Trabalhador no SUS: o caso da região de Franca-SP
(Fundação Jorge Duprat Figueiredo de Segurança e Medicina do Trabalho - FUNDACENTRO, 2013-06-01)
This article offers theoretical and practical elements for an analysis of the Worker's Health Care Program developed by the Brazilian Unified Health System (SUS). From a determined locus, the region of Franca, State of São ...
Rural electrification and respiratory health: an empirical approach in Peru
(American Thoracic Society, 2015)