Search results for "Rural Medicine"

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Telehealth expands reach of palliative care in rural areas

More hospitals have invested in palliative care, but such services remain rare in rural areas. ... school of community and rural health at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler.
February 2020

The doctor will see you shortly--by law

Critics contend this will force doctors to rush patient care even more, or be especially damaging to rural areas already facing a shortage. ... But could you practice internal medicine through an HMO contract in California now?
April 2020

The 96-hour rule and other ridiculous requirements in payments to small hospitals

Janice Boughton, MD, ACP Member, practiced in the Seattle area for four years and in rural Idaho for 17 years before deciding to take a few years off to see more ... places, learn more about medicine and increase her knowledge base and perspective by
April 2020

QD: News Every Day--Who will cover 32 million more patients?

Debate continues today in the Senate on the fixes to health care legislation that passed in the House Sunday night and was signed just befo...
April 2020

QD: News Every Day--ASCO asks Congress to address oncology access shortage

Oncologists are already in short supply in many rural communities. Only 3% practice in rural areas, where nearly one-fifth of Americans live. ... Further complicating the supply of cancer care services is a growing concern about survival of smaller
April 2020

QD: News Every Day--Congress resumes 'doc fix' debate, but the damage is done

The others are in urgent care or community health clinics. The trend is national, especially in rural health care regions across the country, such as Alabama.
April 2020

ACP resources aid the practice of medicine

I remember, early in my student days, thinking that I would do rural medicine and I would barter. ... As always, we are living in interesting times regarding the rules around the practice of medicine.
October 2018

QD: News Every Day--Reforming health care reform

Republicans and Democrats are entrenching themselves for a renewed battle over health care reform. Republicans will examine ways to diminish...
April 2020

QD: News Every Day--Home-grown medical students more likely to stay nearby after graduation

This is the university that leads the nation for the percentage of students (about 20%) choosing family medicine. ... In Kansas, the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita accomplishes similar recruiting and retention efforts via its Scholars in
April 2020

Does Group Health's "Medical Home" Leave The Poor Behind?

This post by Richard A. Cooper, FACP, appeared at Better Health. Group Health has published two papers recently, one in Health Affairs ...
April 2020

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