Current population-based public health workforces in Bangladesh

World Health Day 2006 demonstrated spotlight on health workforce crisis. The report mentioned that an acute shortage of health workers is having a devastating impact on many countries’ ability to fight disease and improve health. The report outlines the need for more investment in the health workforce and sets out a 10-year plan to address the crisis1 . The World health report 2006 defines health workers as all people engaged in actions whose primary intent is to enhance health2,3 .


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