Africa Health Placements

By: Africa Health Placements  10-18-2012
Keywords: Health Care, Health Care Services, Public Health

Staffing:Recruitment and registration of local andinternational health workers and managers to work in permanent or volunteerposts in government and NGO facilities.Recruitment is supported by creative award-winning marketing campaignsinvolving local and international advertising, conference attendance and mediapromotions, as well as tapping a growing social network through online portals,alumni and a massive health worker and manager database.

Workforce Support:Orientation and ongoing support for public sectorhealth workers, with a focus on rural areas. Orientation includes clinical, cultural and logistical support.Health worker support is aligned with government policies and NGO programmecommitments, and focuses on improving retention through continued professionaldevelopment, troubleshooting critical retention issues, and working to fix thesystems that are creating recurring issues that impact on retention.

Consulting and Advocacy:Helping governments, regulatory bodies and civilsociety institutions to make themselves competitive in attracting scarce andmobile health worker and manager resources. This includes understanding the drivers of career choice, translatingpolicy into practice and providing on-the-ground resources to help identify andunblock bottlenecks.

Strategic Information:Extensive ongoingmonitoring and evaluation, as well as focussed research. This allows AHP toprovide detailed intelligence to partners and funders, and to continuouslyimprove upon what we

Keywords: Health Care, Health Care Services, Health Employment, Health Jobs, Healthcare Employment, human resources in health, Medical Employment, Medical Jobs, Public Health,

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Placing healthcare professionals in underserved health facilities throughout South Africa since 2005, all placement done at no fee.