Recruitment of Health Professionals in the Public Sector

Resource type: Grants

Granted to Africa Health Placements

Goal

To develop an effective, efficient and replicable model for recruiting qualified foreign and local private-sector health professionals and placing them in the rural public health sector to alleviate the critical shortage of skilled medical staff.

Grant Amount

$1,328,119

Local Currency

R9,000,000

Year Awarded

2011

Term

36 Months

Related Resources

Issues:

Population Health

Global Impact:

South Africa

Historical Programme Affiliations:

Population Health

Foundation Center Themes:

Public Health, Rural Development

Foundation Center Approaches:

Recruitment & Retention, Program Expansion