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Accredited Rural Family Residency Program - Daily Advocate & Early Bird News

Accredited Rural Family Residency Program – Daily Advocate & Early Bird News

Doctor Carlos Menendez “> Doctor Carlos Menendez GREENVILLE – Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, in collaboration with Miami Valley Hospital, Darke County Family Health Services and Wayne HealthCare of Greenville, is working to address the doctor shortage in rural communities in Ohio through its new rural family residency program. . The goal of …

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Addressing the growing impact of private equity on residency training

Addressing the growing impact of private equity on residency training

The role of private equity has increased significantly in recent years, and the consequences of this change are negatively affecting higher medical education, according to a report by the AMA Council on Medical Education whose recommendations were adopted at the meeting. acting AMA 2022 in Honolulu. The 2019 closure of Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia …

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Study: Ophthalmology residency programs in the United States rank last for diversity

Study: Ophthalmology residency programs in the United States rank last for diversity

A UC Davis Health study1 On the racial and ethnic makeup of residency programs in the United States, ophthalmology programs rank last in recruiting underrepresented minority groups compared to other specialties. “We know from previous research that a diverse physician workforce that reflects our patient population can lead to reduced health care disparities, better access …

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To address the doctor shortage, we need to create new pathways to residency

To address the doctor shortage, we need to create new pathways to residency

The medical training system is in crisis. By 2034, the American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC) predicts a shortage of 37,800 to 124,000 physicians in primary and specialty care. This shortage is particularly pronounced in rural areas and communities serving marginalized populations. With the stress of a growing population and increasing numbers of doctors retiring, …

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