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Table 1 Staff managing medicines at health facility (Nā€‰=ā€‰247)*

From: The reality of task shifting in medicines management- a case study from Tanzania

Cadre Number Percent %
Pharmacist 5 2.0
Pharmacy technician 7 2.8
Pharmacy assistant 2 0.8
Total pharmaceutical staff 14 5.6
Clinical officer 72 29.1
Medical attendant 108 43.7
Nurse 56 22.7
Total non-pharmaceutical staff 236 95.5
  1. * 3 pharmaceutical staff worked at the regional hospital leading to 3 more non-pharmaceutical staff managing medicines in dispensaries.