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Public Health Rep. 1983 Mar-Apr; 98(2): 184–189.
PMCID: PMC1424416

Designing primary health care teams for developing countries.


A time-honored industrial engineering technique, job evaluation, which was developed to set rates for manual labor, was used in the design of new teams for delivering primary health care in Latin America. The technique was used both in writing job descriptions for new allied health personnel and in designing the curriculums needed to train the personnel.

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  • Butler W. The undergraduate education of physicians in Cuba. J Med Educ. 1973 Sep;48(9):846–858. [PubMed]

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