Contact information

 Migration Health Unit

IOM  Regional Office Brussels

40 Rue Montoyer 

1000 Brussels, Belgium

 phone: +322 2877211 

      or:  +322 2877214

e-mail hrh2011info@iom.int

Background material

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Below you'll find more detailed  informations on the three research projects (MohProf, RN4CAST, PROMeTHEUS) as well as important  background material on the topic of health professional workforce planning and mobility.

 

For more detailed information on the  RN4CAST project please click below:

Nurse forecasting in Europe (RN4CAST): Rationale, design and methodology, Sermeus et al. (2010). BMC Nursing, 10(6).

Impact of hospital nurse workforce factors on quality of care and nurse well-being in 15 countries: Results from the RN4CAST study, Aiken, Liming, Sermeus, & Klopper (2011). ISQua 28th International Conference Hong Kong.

 

 

For more detailed information on the MohProf project please click below:

MohProf Homepage

 

 

For more detailed information on the PROMeTHEUS project please click below:

PROMeTHEUS Homepage 

 

 

For background material on the topic of health professional workforce planning and mobility please click below:

World Migration Report, IOM (2011).

Migration Health Report of Activities 2010, IOM (2011).

Background paper World Migration Report 2010: The future of health worker migration, IOM (2010).

The WHO Global Code of Practice on the International Recruitment of Health Personnel, WHO (2010). 63. World Health Assembly.

Voluntary Code of Ethical Conduct for the Recruitment of Foreign-Educated Health Professionals to the United States. Alliance for ethical international recruitment practices (2011).

Ensure fair & ethical recruitment practices of foreign-educated health professionals. Alliance for ethical international recruitment practices.

Know your rights. Alliance for ethical international recruitment practices.

Conclusions of the Council of Europe on investing in Europe's health workforce of tomorrow, Council of Europe (2010). 3053rd Employment, Social Policy Health and Consumer Affairs Council meeting. 

How to create conditions for adapting physicians' skills to new needs and lifelong learning, WHO (2010).  Policy brief published for the Belgian European Union Presidency Ministerial Conference on the European Health Workforce.

How to create an attractive and supportive working environment for health professionals, WHO (2010). Policy brief published for the Belgian European Union Presidency Ministerial Conference on the European Health Workforce.

Assessing future health workforce needs, WHO (2010). Policy brief published for the Belgian European Union Presidency Ministerial Conference on the European Health Workforce.  

Using audit feedback to health professionals to improve the quality and safety of health care, WHO (2010). Policy brief published for the Belgian European Union Presidency Ministerial Conference on the European Health Workforce.

Return migration of nurses, International Centre on Nurse Migration (2008).

Health worker migration in South and Southern Africa, IOM (2007).

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