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Assessment of the Chilean rural practitioner program by its participating physicians Evaluación de la experiencia de participantes en estrategia de dotación de médicos generales en zonas rurales
(Sociedad Medica de Santiago, 2016)
© 2016, Sociedad Medica de Santiago. All Rights Reserved. Background: Rural areas have scarce medical resources. Initiatives to address this situation in Latin America exist, but have been poorly evaluated. The Chilean ...
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)
The Chilean rural practitioner programme: A multidimensional strategy to attract and retain doctors in rural areas Programme en faveur des praticiens ruraux du Chili: Stratégie pluridimensionnelle pour attirer et retenir les médecins dans les zones rurale
Developing countries currently face internal and external migration of their health workforce and interventions are needed to attract and retain health professionals in rural areas. Evidence of multidimensional interventions, ...
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. ...