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IntroductionThe world’s population is rapidly aging. Unregulated health care workers (UHCWs) are emerging as a potentially important workforce in the care of older adults.ObjectiveA review was conducted to identify the activities of UHCWs with respect to contributions and limitations.MethodsA...
ObjectiveThe conversations in accountability were designed to gain an understanding of the use and changes to accountability in charities over time, including learning how results are measured.MethodsAs part of a larger study which investigated accountability in charities working to reduce...
ObjectiveWe present first-phase results of a performing arts public health intervention, ‘Singing and Dancing for Health,’ aiming to promote healthier behaviors in Ghana’s impoverished Northern Region. We hypothesize that live music and dance drama provide a powerful technology to overcome...
BackgroundDeveloping countries have the potential to reach vulnerable and underserved populations marginalized by the country’s health care systems by way of community health workers (CHWs). It is imperative that health care systems focus on improving access to quality continuous primary care...
Uganda’s health care sector is choking with various challenges, such as poor physical infrastructure, inadequate professionals to run the few existing health centers, poor culture of adherence to professional ethical standards by some health care practitioners, shortages of medicines in most...
Family physicians are well prepared to address global health issues. In this perspective a family medicine resident reflects on her experience working on a global health project in Guatemala and why this type of experience should be incorporated into family medicine residency training.
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