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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

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
August 2020

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
August 2020

QD: News Every Day--Board finishes draft of interstate licensure compact

The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) completed its draft of an Interstate Medical Licensure Compact designed to speed the process ...
August 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

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
August 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
August 2020

Drug shortages cause scrambles in primary care

However, research has shown that the people most likely to take on the challenges of rural practice are those who grew up there. ... Stacey Butterfield looks at a few programs across the country that are trying to attract students to rural medicine right
May 2012

QD--News Every Day: Doctors delivering diagnoses online

Telemedicine proponents play it up as a way of alleviating unneeded ER visits, for the uninsured who can't get to a doctor, or for rural areas that don't otherwise
August 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
August 2020

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