For more than love or money: attitudes of student and in-service health workers towards rural service in India

@inproceedings{Ramani2013ForMT,
  title={For more than love or money: attitudes of student and in-service health workers towards rural service in India},
  author={Sudha Ramani and Krishna Dipankar Rao and Mandy Ryan and Marko Vujicic and Peter A Berman},
  booktitle={Human resources for health},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND While international literature on rural retention is expanding, there is a lack of research on relevant strategies from pluralistic healthcare environments such as India, where alternate medicine is an integral component of primary care. In such contexts, there is a constant tug of war in national policy on "Which health worker is needed in rural areas?" and "Who can, realistically, be got there?" In this article, we try to inform this debate by juxtaposing perspectives of three… CONTINUE READING