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Title New insights into the provision of health services in Indonesia : a health workforce study / Claudia Rokx [and others]
Published Washington, D.C. : World Bank, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 139 pages) : illustrations
Series Directions in development. Human development
Directions in development (Washington, D.C.). Human development.
Contents Indonesia's health system and policies affecting the health workforce -- The supply and distribution of health practitioners and health facilities -- Effects of changes in the supply of health workers on the use of health services -- The quality of public health facilities and practitioners -- Discussion and policy suggestions
Summary Indonesia has made improving the access to health workers, especially in rural areas, and improving the quality of health providers key priority areas of its next five-year development plan. Significant steps and policy changes were taken in the past to improve the distribution of the health force, but few studies have been undertaken to measure the actual impact of these policies and programs. This study begins the process of reviewing the impacts of the past policies and policy changes. It links the changes in supply and quality of health workers to past health work force policies but also t
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Medical personnel -- Indonesia.
Public health personnel -- Indonesia.
Public health -- Indonesia.
Health Workforce.
Health Policy.
Health Services Accessibility.
Health Services -- supply & distribution.
Quality of Health Care.
Form Electronic book
Author Rokx, Claudia, 1964-
World Bank.
LC no. 2010002472
ISBN 0821382985 (alk. paper)
9780821382981 (alk. paper)