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Shortage of nurses hit Malawi: Has only 25% of required numbers

Malawi faces a critical shortage of nurses with officials saying the current figures show that the country has only 25 percent of the required numbers. In 2010, Malawi had a nurse/patient ratio of 17:100,000 and the ratio is said to have improved to 34 nurses per 100 000 patients but this ratio is still high…