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OBJECTIVE To (1) provide a contextual analysis of the Caribbean region with respect to forces shaping the current and emerging nursing workforce picture in the region; (2) discuss country-specific case(s) within the Caribbean; and (3) describe the Managed Migration Program as a potential framework for addressing regional and global nurse migration issues.(More)
  • Jean Yan
  • Policy, politics & nursing practice
  • 2006
Countries of the Caribbean face critical challenges in nurse migration and health services delivery. They are experiencing two types of migration-country-to-country migration within the Caribbean and migration from the Caribbean to developed countries, including the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. Aggressive international recruitment(More)
This article summarizes the key features of the World Health Organization's Framework for Action on Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practice. The Framework is a call for action to policy-makers, decision-makers, educators, health workers, community leaders, and global health advocates to move toward embedding interprofessional education and(More)
Co-Chair, WHO Study Group on Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practice and Chief Scientist for Nursing & Midwifery, Department of Human Resources for Health, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, Co-Chair, WHO Study Group on Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practice; Principal and Professor Emeritus, College of Health(More)
doi:10.2471/BLT.08.058578 The numbers of migrating health workers have increased significantly over the past few decades and patterns of global migration have become more complex as increasing demand for health workers in the world’s wealthiest countries has resulted in large numbers of health workers migrating from lower-income countries to work in(More)
In today‘s world, every tiny gadget is a potential data source, adding to the huge data bank. Every day, we create 2.5 quintillion bytes of data – structured and unstructured, so much that 90% of the data in the world today has been created in the last two years alone. This data generated through large customer transactions, social networking sites is(More)
In today‘s world, every tiny gadget is a potential data source, adding to the huge data bank. Every day, we create 2.5 quintillion bytes of data – structured and unstructured, so much that 90% of the data in the world today has been created in the last two years alone. This data generated through large customer transactions, social networking sites is(More)
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