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Is There A Golden Ratio of Doctors Per Population?

Dr Khor Swee Kheng, Public Policy Specialist

05-Aug-20 14:00

Is There A Golden Ratio of Doctors Per Population?

Yesterday, Health Minister Dr Adham Baba told the Dewan Rakyat that Malaysia has sufficient doctors and healthcare workers above the recommended ratio by the World Health Organisation. We take a look if these numbers are translated into access to healthcare.

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Produced by: Lim Sue Ann

Presented by: Juliet Jacobs & Tee Shiao Eek


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