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Human: Solving the global workforce crisis in healthcare

Mark Britnell


The central argument of this book is that over the next decade we are heading towards a global workforce shortage in healthcare that will harm patients, citizens, and societies. Knowing what we know, we cannot simply watch this happen; Mark Britnell believes it is possible to make good this gap by orchestrating our policies and practice in a more innovative, concerted, and collaborative way. In doing so, productivity will improve in a key section of the economy and national wealth will increase, helping individual prosperity, families, communities, and social cohesion. He looks at specific cou ... More

Keywords: global, health, healthcare crisis, workforce shortage, healthcare workers, gender equality, Brexit, NHS, international healthcare, future healthcare systems

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9780198836520
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2019 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198836520.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Mark Britnell, author
Chairman and Partner, KPMG Global Health Practice

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