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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (3): 439–467.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Iris Wallenburg; Jan-Kees Helderman; Antoinette de Bont; Fedde Scheele; Pauline Meurs Recently the medical profession has faced increased outside pressure to reform postgraduate medical training programs to better equip young doctors for changing health care needs and public expectations...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (1): 147–156.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Paul Beninger Abstract Deep currents of cultural change are having an effect on the medical profession, beginning with gradual decreases in membership numbers in county, state, and national organizations that influence education, training, policy making in the health care sector, and political...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 7 (1): 163–196.
Published: 01 February 1982
.... Current statutory and medical board regulation of acupuncture is described and evaluated from the standpoint of whether it encourages the practice of acupunc- ture by persons trained in the therapy. The article finds that both physician- limitation and supervised-practice regulations inhibit...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1977) 2 (2): 227–256.
Published: 01 April 1977
...) and doctor of osteopathy (DO) programs, and foreign medical schools. Physician training, including undergraduate and graduate medical education, requires from five to ten years. Both U.S. and foreign medical graduates (FMGs) also must pass a state licensing examination. The point...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (5): 853–872.
Published: 01 October 2018
... are generalists and 88 percent are specialists. While it is undisputed that US physicians can choose to train in a striking array of medical specialties and subspecialties not seen elsewhere, the perception that the United States has a specialty-dominated workforce is not accurate. The US definition of generalist...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (5): 771–791.
Published: 01 October 2018
.... (For that matter, the United States also does not subsidize other professional programs, such as law school, to the degree that such programs are subsidized elsewhere.) In addition, in many other countries, students can begin medical training very soon after high school. In the United States, physicians may take...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (2): 339–361.
Published: 01 April 1997
... has slowed the growth in patient care expenses for those with insurance; at the same time, it has the potential for reducing care to the uninsured and Thorpe s Health System in Transition 341 revenue available for medical training for resident physicians. Competi...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1998) 23 (5): 743–770.
Published: 01 October 1998
...Carol S. Weissert; Susan L. Silberman In the past few years, eleven states have directed medical schools in their states to produce more primary care practitioners or to change the training of physicians to make careers in primary care more attractive to medical students. This article outlines...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1998) 23 (6): 973–994.
Published: 01 December 1998
...Rita Linggood; Frank Govern; C. Norman Coleman The processes by which academic medicine will train the next generation of physicians and develop new knowledge have brought to the forefront the relationship between academic medical centers and community hospitals and practitioners. Over the past...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (3): 361–380.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Naoki Ikegami Case-mix-based payment was developed for hospital chronic care units in Japan to replace the flat per diem rate and encourage the admission of patients with higher medical acuity and was part of a policy initiative to make the tariff more evidence based. However, although the criteria...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1979) 4 (2): 200–220.
Published: 01 April 1979
...Lynne R. Davidson This paper asserts that the selection of medical specialty by women physicians-in-training is a “choice by constraint.” Comparative data on men and women interns and residents are provided in order to document parameters of constraint in three separate areas: 1) subjective reasons...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (1): 197–204.
Published: 01 February 2017
... prophesies a revolution by 2025: shortening medical school to three years with only one year of preclinical study and shorter residency and specialty fellowship training; de-emphasis on research; at least half of all medical training outside of hospitals (by mid-2020s), and much of that training where...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (1): 67–85.
Published: 01 February 2019
... is not necessarily an embarrassing number, at least not until we understand that 107,984 of the AMA's members are students or residents, or around 45% of the AMA's 240,500 members and 46% of the 234,876 medical students and residents in the US. Of those who have completed their training, only 132,514 (12.6...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (6): 1005–1041.
Published: 01 December 2007
... on specific staff func- tions, often performing procedures for which nurses receive prolonged skilled training. In hospitals, caregivers monitor medications and diet; tell the doctor what the patient is feeling if the patient cannot; and col- lect information on diagnosis, medications, and follow-up...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (2-3): 289–316.
Published: 01 June 2003
... with government. The article concludes with a discussion of where physicians are likely to continue to be influential in future health policy reform. Three such areas are noted: payment policy,quality and clinical innovation, and medical education and training. © 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Alford...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1996) 21 (3): 461–488.
Published: 01 June 1996
... Health Clinics 469 prehensive primary care services to more than 7 million medically under- served persons in 1,400 sites nationwide (NACHC 1994). During the national health care reform debate, NACHC performed a range of impor- tant activities on behalf of CHCs, including education and training...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1980) 5 (3): 447–469.
Published: 01 June 1980
... in underserved rural areas. That same year, the first NP program, specializing in pediatric health care, was begun at the University of Colorado. In subsequent years, the University of Washington established a MEDEX program, which is PA training for returning Vietnam veteran medical corps personnel, while...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1987) 12 (2): 299–311.
Published: 01 April 1987
... Medical Association Task Force on Physician Manpower. 1986 . Final Report. Annual meeting, Chicago. June. Bureau of Health Professions, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 1983 . The Impact of Foreign-Trained Doctors on the Supply of Physicians. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 7 (1): 254–270.
Published: 01 February 1982
... to extra-metropolitan urban and community medical practice. l1 These specialists , trained for practice in large medical centers equipped with the most advanced technologies and with intensive staffing, will pressure smaller community hospitals to expand and enhance their ser- vices...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (1): 7–26.
Published: 01 February 1994
... visited stated that early training of prepayment review staff had created an atmosphere 16 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law sensitive to catching fraud and abuse, which was important when im- plementing new prepayment screens for determining medical necessity. Notice, in this case...