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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

Stewardship, stewardship, stewardship

I'm currently on the inpatient medicine service and have even been harassed by the antimicrobial stewardship team (humor), so I only have a moment to briefly highlight three can't ... 3) Nick Daneman and colleagues in Ontario examined antibiotic use and
July 2020

QD: News Every Day--Head-to-head headlines consider health care reform

Newspapers touching on similar points about health care reform's impact on the primary care shortage cast vastly different headline on what ...
July 2020

Doctors adapting and trying to survive

Whether you live in a big city or a rural community, small practices are dissolving as fast as Alka Selzer. ... The world of medicine has changed. Health care reform is rewarding integrated care and this will be good for patients and quality.
July 2020

What can the unmatched seniors tell us?

What can the unmatched seniors tell us? After the mayhem and jubilation of celebrating a successful Match on March 15 at the Pritzker School of Medicine with our students, I went ... She is Associate Program Director for the Internal Medicine Residency
July 2020

QD: News Every Day--Doctors still wary of accepting Medicaid patients

In the survey, among 3,109 U.S. members (no students or associates) practicing entirely or primarily outpatient medicine who responded, 34.1% were no longer accepting Medicaid patients.
July 2020

Targeting rural health scholars keeps doctors in Kansas

Dr. Sinclair is the type of doctor that the Scholars in Rural Health program, University of Kansas School of Medicine–Wichita and the state have worked hard to recruit, nurture, train ... The university and the state are building a strong track record
September 2010

Rural hospitals fewer and farther between

But rural hospitals fill a vital niche, because they are usually more than 35 miles or more from the nearest health care facility. ... Smaller and rural hospitals just don't fit in this brave new world.
July 2020

QD: News Every Day--'No simple relationship' between primary care access, better health

More primary care visits and services don't necessarily lead to recommended care, better outcomes or fewer hospitalizations, according to a ...
July 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
July 2020

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