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dc.date.accessioned2022-05-05T14:18:15Z
dc.date.available2022-05-05T14:18:15Z
dc.date.issued2022-05-05
dc.identifier.govdocPAHO/HSS/HR/22-0015
dc.identifier.urihttps://iris.paho.org/handle/10665.2/55960
dc.description.abstractNurses are key players in health promotion and disease prevention and the backbone of health care systems worldwide. Nurses work on the front lines of disease prevention, health promotion, and health management and are often the unsung heroes in health care facilities and emergency response. Despite the critical role they play in health care, there is a nursing shortage across the world that will affect the delivery of competent nursing care. This fact sheet highlights key action points for targeted investment in the nursing workforce and calls on Member States to strengthen nursing within the context of their own country efforts. Suggestions for action and strategies for strengthening the nursing workforce in primary health care services are through investment in education, jobs, leadership, and service delivery are provided.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherPAHOen_US
dc.rightsAttribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 IGO*
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/igo/*
dc.subjectHuman Resourcesen_US
dc.subjectNursesen_US
dc.subjectHealth Promotionen_US
dc.subjectHealth Care Systemsen_US
dc.subjectDisease Preventionen_US
dc.subjectCOVID-19
dc.subjectAmericas
dc.titleInvestment in Nursing Professionals in the Region of the Americasen_US
dc.typeFact sheetsen_US
dc.rights.holderPan American Health Organizationen_US
dc.contributor.corporatenamePan American Health Organizationen_US
paho.isfeatured0en_US
paho.publisher.countryUnited Statesen_US
paho.publisher.cityWashington, D.C.en_US
paho.source.centercodeUS1.1en_US
paho.relation.languageVersion10665.2/55983
paho.relation.languageVersion10665.2/55996
paho.contributor.departmentHealth Systems and Services (HSS)en_US
paho.iswhotranslationNoen_US


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