What is it about?

Nursing Care Around the World: This study looks at how nurses from Indonesia go to work in other countries. It's important for the Indonesian government to manage this process well. The study talks to important people who make rules about nurses working abroad. They share their thoughts on how to make sure nurses are prepared and supported when they work in different countries. This research helps us understand the challenges and opportunities of nurses working overseas and how the government can help them succeed.

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Why is it important?

Empowering Indonesian Nurses Globally: This study stands out by focusing on the migration of nurses from Indonesia to other countries. At a time when the world is facing a shortage of nurses, understanding how countries like Indonesia manage nurse migration is crucial. By talking to key decision-makers, this research provides insights into the challenges and opportunities of sending nurses abroad. Its uniqueness lies in its potential to shape policies that can benefit both Indonesian nurses and the global healthcare system. As we navigate the complex world of healthcare workforce, this study offers valuable insights for policymakers, healthcare organizations, and anyone interested in the international nursing landscape.


Nurse migration is not just a matter of moving professionals across borders; it's about effectively managing a valuable resource while ensuring quality care for patients. It's important to understand how this works. The study talks to important people who make rules about nurses working in different places. They share their thoughts about how to help nurses when they go to other countries. This research is special because it can help make better rules for nurses going abroad. It's like finding the best way to help these nurses do a good job and take care of people's health in different parts of the world.

Mr Ferry Efendi
Universitas Airlangga

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This page is a summary of: Going Global: Insights of Indonesian Policymakers on International Migration of Nurses, Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare, November 2021, Taylor & Francis,
DOI: 10.2147/jmdh.s327962.
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