Journal article

Exploring Opportunities for Public Health Graduates in Government Health System in Nepal

Pratik Khanal, Shiva Raj Mishra

Health Prospect | Nepal Journals Online (JOL) | Published : 2014

Abstract

Nepal has a history of nearly three decades of public health education. Public health graduates are working under different capacities at governmental and non governmental organizations. If the health system can utilize this human resource, this will contribute to health system strengthening in Nepal. The objective of this paper is to explore the opportunities for public health graduates in government health system in Nepal. MoHP needs to expand opportunities for public health graduates in different areas within government system. Recruiting district level supervisors from bachelor in public health background would enhance performance because of their knowledge and skills on areas like distr..

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