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Health Workers Will Play 4 Key Roles In Post-2015 Era

In the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s “Impatient Optimists” blog, Rebecca Kohler, senior vice president of corporate strategy and development at IntraHealth International, “propose[s] a new vision for the essential roles that successful health workers will play in a post-2015 world. This is a vision of a fully empowered and engaged health worker, in control of her own career path and able to thrive in the 21st century.” These roles include: “the lifelong learner,” “the change agent,” “the technologist,” and “the networker” (2/7).