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Taiwan to increase nurse-to-patient ratio: health minister

2012/05/06 19:41:26

Taipei, May 6 (CNA) Health Minister Chiu Wen-ta said Sunday that the Department of Health (DOH) will gradually increase the number of nurses in the country from the current 4.6 nurses per 1,000 members of the population to five, in a bid to improve working conditions in the nursing sector.

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