Shortages in, and maldistribution of, the primary health care workforce will continue to limit access to health care. The current health reform proposals and policies recognise workforce development as a priority, but only partially address the barriers to improvement. In particular, there will need to be more systematic development of interdisciplinary education within primary health care services, and funding to support this.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||The Medical journal of Australia|
|Publication status||Published - 6 Jun 2011|