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2014-09-15 16:29:16

New training model prepares physicians for 21st century health care HONOLULU, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients in today's changing health care landscape are receiving primary and specialty care more frequently in an outpatient setting versus a hospital. In an effort to stay ahead of the curve and to ensure that patients continue to receive high quality medical care; Kaiser Permanente Hawaii announced today the launch of its new internal medicine residency program. The...

2014-09-10 12:28:14

Top-tier performance for U-M Health System residency programs in all 20 specialties rated in Doximity/U.S. News poll ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Doctors nationwide rate the University of Michigan Health System as one of the best places for young doctors to train in their chosen field, across 20 medical specialties, according to a new ranking released today. U-M residency programs earned a top spot in the country in all ranked specialties, from...

2014-08-28 12:29:11

New 3-part virtual conference covers the fine points of surgical robotic training and safety PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Robotic surgery is creating buzz among the surgical community, patients, and media, both for the promise of improved outcomes and the potential risks to patient safety. The quick deployment of surgical robots and market pressures to use this expensive new technology are prompting facilities to evaluate their robotic surgery training...

2014-08-27 23:00:25

Organization welcomes opportunity to promote its matching services while in Milan. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 National Resident Matching Program International (NRMPI) is pleased to participate in the Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE) Conference being held at the MiCo Milano Congressi in Milan, Italy August 30 – September 3, 2014. As an exhibitor, NRMPI will meet with members of the international medical education community, share the benefits of its...

2014-08-18 23:00:29

National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) leadership and advisers consider current research needs of the graduate medical education (GME) community. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Earlier this month, the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) hosted a meeting of its new Research Advisory Committee to consider ways in which to grow NRMP’s research agenda and address the needs of Match participants and stakeholders. The ten-member Committee includes individuals...

2014-08-14 23:01:03

The Podiatric Residency Education Summit to Welcome Pharmaceutical Compounding Expert Bronx, NY (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Dr. Emil J. Haldey, president of New York City-based HALDEY Pharmaceutical Compounding, will speak this week before an audience of resident podiatric physicians at The Podiatric Residency Education Summit. The event will take place on Friday, Aug 15, from 9:30 to 10 a.m., in Teaneck Marriott, 100 Frank W Burr Blvd, Teaneck, NJ. Dr. Haldey, a doctor of pharmacy, will...

2014-07-24 23:04:40

The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) has released a new version of its smartphone app, The MATCH PRISM. PRISM now allows applicants to track and organize information about training programs for both the Main Residency Match and the Specialties Matching Service. Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) is pleased to announce the launch of a new version of its smartphone app, The MATCH Program Rating and Interview Scheduling Manager, or...

2014-07-22 12:29:49

ST. PAUL, Minn., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study conducted for the Minnesota Hospital Association confirms what many in health care have already warned: a shortage of primary care physicians will develop over the next 10 years. Every year, MHA collects health care workforce data from the majority of the state's hospitals. For the first time, MHA asked Towers Watson (NYSE, NASDAQ: TW), a global professional services company, to conduct a comprehensive review of the state...

2014-07-18 08:23:14

NEWCASTLE, England, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - but half concerned about treatment available for major conditions - A survey by leading international private medical insurance broker, Medibroker (http://www.medibroker.com [http://medibroker.com/who-are-medibroker/international-health-insurance-experts/?utm_source=Expat-Research-release1&utm_medium=press-release&utm_campaign=James-simpson-releases ] ) amongst expatriates has discovered that most...

2014-06-28 14:36:09

St. Michael's Hospital Study also finds 'brain waste' common Foreign-trained physicians feel there are not enough residency positions for them in countries such as Canada and the United States and this information was not communicated to them before they emigrated, a new study has found. Researchers at St. Michael's Hospital surveyed international medical graduates to better understand the concepts of "brain drain," the migration of health care workers from low- and middle-income...