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Physician and Nurse Migration

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Published by World Health Organization .
Written in English


  • Nurses, Foreign,
  • Brain drain,
  • Physicians, Foreign

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages476
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9125102M
ISBN 109241560592
ISBN 109789241560597

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Physician and nurse migration: analysis and policy implications: report of a WHO study. Geneva: [Albany, N.Y: World Health Organization ; obtainable from WHO Publications Centre USA] MLA Citation. Mejia, Alfonso. and Pizurki, Helena. and Royston, Erica. and World Health Organization.   The physician brain-drain is alive and well and was the subject of a study reported in the British Medical Journal. While previous studies have focused on the money lost to LMICs in educating physicians, the researcher here focused on the cost to the population left behind in terms of poorer health outcomes. Approximately million immigrants work in health-care occupations in the United States, comprising nearly 17 percent of the million doctors, nurses, dentists, and other health-care professionals. Learn more about immigrant health-care workers in the United States with this data-rich article, including top occupations nationally and by state, countries of origin, .   The final report, which combined the findings of the previous three, was published in book form in , as Physician and Nurse Migration under the lead authorship of Alfonso Mejia. Together, these reports were the first widely recognized work (the more obscure Gish and Van Hoek aside) to appreciate the complicated nature of international Cited by:

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