Task shifting-perception of stake holders about adequacy of training and supervision for community mental health workers in Ghana.

@article{Agyapong2016TaskSO,
  title={Task shifting-perception of stake holders about adequacy of training and supervision for community mental health workers in Ghana.},
  author={Vincent Israel Opoku Agyapong and Akwasi Osei and Declan M McLoughlin and Eilish McAuliffe},
  journal={Health policy and planning},
  year={2016},
  volume={31 5},
  pages={645-55}
}
There is growing interest in the effectiveness of task shifting as a strategy for addressing expanding health care challenges in settings with shortages of qualified health personnel. The aim of this study is to examine the perception of stakeholders about the adequacy of training, supervision and support offered to community mental health workers (CMHWs) in Ghana. To address this aim we designed and administered self-completed, semi-structured questionnaires adapted to three specific… CONTINUE READING
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