Table 3.

Average Number of Doctors and Nurses and Their Medical Educational Background in CHS Organizations in China, 2003

CenterStation
Medical Educational BackgroundDoctor No. (%)Nurse No. (%)Doctor No. (%)Nurse No. (%)
CHS = community health services.
5–8-year post–high school training program6.0 (25.4)0.3 (1.8)0.7 (19.4)0.1 (4.0)
3-year post–high school program9.2 (39.0)3.6 (21.2)1.6 (44.4)0.4 (16.0)
4-year post–middle school program6.9 (29.2)11.1 (65.3)1.1 (30.6)1.7 (68.0)
No medical educational background1.5 (6.4)2.0 (11.7)0.2 (5.6)0.3 (12.0)