Ghana: implementing a national human resources for health plan

Global Health Workforce Alliance, World Health Organization, Case study

World Health Organization, Global Health Workforce Alliance

Publication details

Number of pages: 12
Publication date: 2008
Languages: English


The report describes key issues in the implementation of Ghana's health workforce development plan, which aims at addressing morale and maldistribution challenges.

Priority is being given to mid level workers operating in community settings, and to incentive schemes to improve morale and retention.