Being ‘Good Stewards’ Of Health Resources Critical To Building Stronger Global Health Workforce

IntraHealth International’s “Vital”: To Build a Stronger Global Health Workforce, We Must Be Good Stewards
Allison Annette Foster, senior adviser for human resources for health at IntraHealth International, discusses global efforts to invest in primary health care and community health workers, writing, “We pledge to be good stewards of the resources we have so that primary care services bring real value for money — saving the lives of mothers and babies, creating learning and employment opportunities for youth, and providing ongoing services for adults and the elderly with noncommunicable diseases or long-term care needs” (12/5).