Frequently asked questions
- What is the impact of the health worker shortage?
- How many health workers are there and how many more are needed?
- Which countries are most heavily affected?
- How are the numbers of health workers - and the gap - calculated?
- Why are health workers migrating?
- Why is migration a problem for global health?
- Can / should health worker migration be stopped?
- How long might the health workforce crisis last?
- What is the Global Health Workforce Alliance (The Alliance)?