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Chicago Tribune
New for-profit medical schools springing up across U.S.$350,000 in student loan debt. That's nearly double the average debt carried b
New for-profit medical schools springing up across U.S.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
$350,000 in student loan debt. That's nearly double the average debt carried by medical school graduates, according to the Association of American Medical Colleges. And because Rose attended a for-profit program, he's not eligible for many federal... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
MUSC c/of 2020 Has Highest Number of Minority Medical StudentsJust last year there was a call for more African-American doctors with the Asso
MUSC c/of 2020 Has Highest Number of Minority Medical Students
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 2 days ago
Just last year there was a call for more African-American doctors with the Association of American Medical Colleges predicting a major physician shortage in the USA by 2025 of 130,000 doctors “of all racial and ethnic backgrounds,” reported... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
As health college gears up, state need for doctors growscare doctors in rural areas. Arkansas ranks 46th in the nation in the number of
As health college gears up, state need for doctors grows
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
care doctors in rural areas. Arkansas ranks 46th in the nation in the number of doctors per capita, according to the Association of American Medical Colleges. As current doctors grow older, that problem is likely to get worse, said Kyle... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Need for Arkansas doctors grows as health college gears upArkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Smith, Arkansas, is to open in
Need for Arkansas doctors grows as health college gears up
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Smith, Arkansas, is to open in August 2017 with a class of 150. The Association of American Medical Colleges reports that Arkansas ranks 46th in the nation in the number of doctors per capita.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
As health college gears up, state need for doctors growscare doctors in rural areas. Arkansas ranks 46th in the nation in the number of
As health college gears up, state need for doctors grows
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
care doctors in rural areas. Arkansas ranks 46th in the nation in the number of doctors per capita, according to the Association of American Medical Colleges. As current doctors grow older, that problem is likely to get worse, said Kyle... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Feds rate Barstow hospital at three starsthe significant scoring methodology concerns outlined in a joint letter to CMS
Feds rate Barstow hospital at three stars
Desert Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
the significant scoring methodology concerns outlined in a joint letter to CMS from the American Hospital Association, Association of American Medical Colleges, America’s Essential Hospitals and Federation of American Hospitals, our hospital... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Sunday's letters: Safety is a top priorityaccess to law-abiding consumers would have severely negative effects on the ent
Sunday's letters: Safety is a top priority
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
access to law-abiding consumers would have severely negative effects on the entire health industry. A new study by the Association of American Medical Colleges warns it will likely get worse, which would lead to increases in wait times for... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
TCMC joins with other medical schools to address health care's heaviest usersnation’s top medical schools as part of the Interprofessional Student Hotspotti
TCMC joins with other medical schools to address health care's heaviest users
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 24 days ago
nation’s top medical schools as part of the Interprofessional Student Hotspotting Learning Collaborative, a project by the Association of American Medical Colleges, the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers and Primary Care Progress. Medical... Read more
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The Scientist
On Race, Gender, and NIH FundingWIKIMEDIA, SEATTLE MUNICIPAL ARCHIVESLife science is dominated by white men. A
On Race, Gender, and NIH Funding
The Scientist / Posted 25 days ago
WIKIMEDIA, SEATTLE MUNICIPAL ARCHIVESLife science is dominated by white men. A 2014 report from the Association of American Medical Colleges found that men make up 62 percent of full-time medical school faculty, and the National Science Foundation... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TCMC joins with other medical schools to address health care's heaviest usersnation’s top medical schools as part of the Interprofessional Student Hotspotti
TCMC joins with other medical schools to address health care's heaviest users
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
nation’s top medical schools as part of the Interprofessional Student Hotspotting Learning Collaborative, a project by the Association of American Medical Colleges, the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers and Primary Care Progress. Medical... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Is the best metro area hospital in Calhoun, Georgia?to use for these very important decisions in their life," said Dr. Janis Orlows
Is the best metro area hospital in Calhoun, Georgia?
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
to use for these very important decisions in their life," said Dr. Janis Orlowski, the chief health care officer at the Association of American Medical Colleges. Erlanger Hospital, for example, where University of Tennessee College of Medicine... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
HOSPITALS60 U.S. senators and 225 representatives have joined the American Hospital Asso
HOSPITALS
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 27 days ago
60 U.S. senators and 225 representatives have joined the American Hospital Association, America’s Essential Hospitals, the Association of American Medical Colleges, and the Federation of American Hospitals in asking CMS to re-evaluate key measures.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Doctors confront the darknessa “culture of abuse” too often characterized by bullying, harassment, and humil
Doctors confront the darkness
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
a “culture of abuse” too often characterized by bullying, harassment, and humiliation. Those groups are responding. The Association of American Medical Colleges last month convened a meeting to address an escalating crisis of depression,... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Michigan hospitals score lower than expected in Medicare's new star rating systemshould beware of making decisions about hospitals using the newly released star
Michigan hospitals score lower than expected in Medicare's new star rating system
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 28 days ago
should beware of making decisions about hospitals using the newly released star ratings," Darrell Kirch, M.D., CEO of the Association of American Medical Colleges, said in a statement. "They are based on a deeply flawed methodology that does not... Read more
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Daily Journal
SJ hospitals rated on federal sitethe ratings are confusing, according to the American Hospital Association, and
SJ hospitals rated on federal site
Daily Journal / Posted 28 days ago
the ratings are confusing, according to the American Hospital Association, and "deeply flawed," according to the Association of American Medical Colleges. Of the 65 hospitals rated in New Jersey, none earned five stars. Eight New Jersey... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Medicare gives GW Hospital one-star ratingof the population being served than the quality of the hospital,” Lipstein said
Medicare gives GW Hospital one-star rating
The GW Hatchet / Posted 29 days ago
of the population being served than the quality of the hospital,” Lipstein said. Darrell Kirch, the resident of the Association of American Medical Colleges, said in a statement that the ratings are over-simplified and could mislead... Read more
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The Buffalo News
WNY hospitals rank average or lower in federal surveyanswers,” Rick Pollack, president and chief executive officer of the hospital a
WNY hospitals rank average or lower in federal survey
The Buffalo News / Posted 30 days ago
answers,” Rick Pollack, president and chief executive officer of the hospital advocacy group, said in a statement. The Association of American Medical Colleges contended the ratings are unfair because the agency used more measures to calculate... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Many Well-Known Hospitals Fail To Score High In Medicare Rankingstwo in Newark, N.J., and three in Detroit. "Hospitals cannot be rated like mov
Many Well-Known Hospitals Fail To Score High In Medicare Rankings
KERA North Texas / Posted 30 days ago
two in Newark, N.J., and three in Detroit. "Hospitals cannot be rated like movies," Dr. Darrell Kirch, president of the Association of American Medical Colleges, said in a statement. "We are extremely concerned about the potential consequences... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Many Well-Known Hospitals Fail To Score High In Medicare Rankingstwo in Newark, N.J., and three in Detroit. "Hospitals cannot be rated like mov
Many Well-Known Hospitals Fail To Score High In Medicare Rankings
KPBS San Diego / Posted 30 days ago
two in Newark, N.J., and three in Detroit. "Hospitals cannot be rated like movies," Dr. Darrell Kirch, president of the Association of American Medical Colleges, said in a statement. "We are extremely concerned about the potential consequences... Read more
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The Hill
Feds issue controversial star ratings for hospitalsalso have opportunities for improvement.” But the American Hospital Associatio
Feds issue controversial star ratings for hospitals
The Hill / Posted 30 days ago
also have opportunities for improvement.” But the American Hospital Association, America’s Essential Hospitals, and the Association of American Medical Colleges penned a letter on July 7 to CMS official Patrick Conway, claiming they have... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hospitals to receive star ratingshospitals put together by groups like Healthgrades and U.S. News & World Report
Hospitals to receive star ratings
TribLIVE / Posted a month ago
hospitals put together by groups like Healthgrades and U.S. News & World Report. Dr. Janis Orlowski, an executive at the Association of American Medical Colleges, said the fact that so many prestigious hospitals fare poorly in the star ratings is... Read more
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