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‘We Really Need a Doctor Here!’

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The Atlantic Philanthropies |

Almost half of South Africans live in rural areas, but only 12 per cent of the country’s doctors work there. Africa Health Placements offers an innovative model for staffing rural health facilities with foreign doctors.

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> Visit Africa Health Placements website

Africa Health Placements is a grantee of Atlantic’s Population Health programme in South Africa, which funds efforts to ensure that all people have access to high-quality primary care.

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Health, Population Health

Global Impact:

South Africa


Africa Health Placements