Search results for "Rural Medicine"

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Primary care works in cooperative, close-knit North Dakota

Marlene Miller is a program director of the Center for Rural Health, which facilitates network-building among small rural hospitals. ... Wakefield. With a limited and small patient population and fixed overhead, the rural hospitals are very interested in
November 2008

How does Tanzania take care of its people?

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
February 2020

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...
February 2020

Paul Lee--a Washington health care lobbyist talks about why it's all good

He showed graphs of trends and briefly touched on the specific issues of rural hospitals, which all 3 of the local hospitals are. ... places, learn more about medicine and increase her knowledge base and perspective by practicing hospital and primary
February 2020

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

Primary care shortage expected to worsen

Others have suggested shortening the residency time. Both are terrible ideas for our population as medicine is becoming more complicated, not less. ... The inequities are just too large. --Allow even higher reimbursement for primary care doctors who
February 2020

QD: News Every Day--GME education should shift to places where patients seek care, report says

outcomes, and offers insufficient opportunities to train physicians in the health care settings used by most Americans, the Institute of Medicine said in a press release. ... Training opportunities are highly concentrated in specific geographic regions
February 2020

Finding and treating a tricky disorder

We feature rural medicine in this issue with a look at the federal government's Indian Health Service in New Mexico. ... Also in this issue, our conference coverage from the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene details the state of malaria
March 2012

QD: News Every Day--Vermont doctors spurning gifts they'd have to report

McKnight's Long-Term Care News & Assisted Living). Rural physician shortage. Texas Tech is starting the first program in the country to graduate family physicians after three years of medical school ... and three years of residency to fill gaps in the
February 2020

QD: News Every Day--Interstate physician licensing compact tries to streamline process, boost telemedicine

The goal of the Compact is to ensure that qualified physicians are able to practice medicine in a safe and accountable manner and that the strongest health care consumer protections are ... Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) or the Comprehensive
February 2020

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