Unmasking the open secret of posting and transfer practices in the health sector

  title={Unmasking the open secret of posting and transfer practices in the health sector},
  author={Marta Schaaf and Lynn P Freedman},
  booktitle={Health policy and planning},
This article focuses on processes of granting posts and transfers to health care workers and administrators that can be described as 'mission inconsistent (MI)', meaning that they are not conducted in a way that maximizes health outcomes or that respects the norms of health care worker professionalism. We synthesize relevant literature from several different disciplinary perspectives to describe what is known about the problem of MI posting and transfer in the health sector, to critically… CONTINUE READING
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