Preparing Health Workers for the Growing Burden of Non-Communicable Disease

 

Frontline health workers face enormous challenges and must be prepared to adapt to changing circumstances. One of the largest changes occurring in global health is increasing urgency for health workers to prevent, diagnose and treat non-communicable diseases (NCDs). Unfortunately, few frontline health workers in developing countries have the training and expertise to do this.

Read the complete post by Jeff Meer, special advisor for global health at PHI:

Preparing Health Workers for the Growing Burden of Non-Communicable Disease