Author: Marc Luoma

This post originally appeared on Chemonics’ blog Connections. As the human resources director at the Ministry of Health, you know your country has health workforce challenges. You know that certain regions in the country suffer from maldistribution of health workers with challenges for retention in rural,...

This post originally appeared on Chemonics’ blog Connections. The 69th World Health Assembly presents a significant milestone for those of us who work in human resources for health (HRH): HRH has finally been recognized as a foundational principle in reaching world health goals. More so now...

This post originally appeared on Chemonics’ blog Connections. We need to face facts: In many developing countries, there simply isn’t any money to hire more health care workers. According to WHO there is a global shortage of more than 7 million health care workers; 83 countries...