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Table 6 The distribution of staff in the public and private sector for each discipline per country

From: Radiotherapy in the Caribbean: a spotlight on the human resource and equipment challenges among CARICOM nations

Radiation Oncology Workforce
Clinician
Country Public Private
Antigua and Barbuda - 3*(part time)
The Bahamas - 2
Barbados 1 -
Guyana - 1
Jamaica 5 1
Suriname 2 -
Trinidad and Tobago 4 3
Total 12 (63.2%) 7 (36.8%)
Medical physicist
Country Public Private
Antigua and Barbuda - 2
The Bahamas - 2
Barbados 1 -
Guyana - 1
Jamaica 7 2
Suriname 1 -
Trinidad and Tobago 4 2
Total 13 (56.5%) 10 (43.5%)
Radiation therapist
Country Public Private
Antigua and Barbuda - 3
The Bahamas - 3
Barbados 5 0
Guyana - 1
Jamaica 10 3
Suriname 11 0
Trinidad and Tobago 16 8
Total 42 (68.9%) 19 (31.1%)