Residency crisis in offing, provinces warned
- Where do medicine's job opportunities lie? Buske, Lymta // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/27/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 13, p1865
Reports on the Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS) where graduating medical students are matched to a program within their top three choices. Success rate of the CaRMS; Percentage of residents that received their first choice; Areas in which there will be an improvement in job...
- Panel calls for limits on Medicare funding of IMG residents. // Primary Care Weekly;06/09/97, Vol. 3 Issue 23, p1
Reports that the Council on Graduate Medical Education (COGME) recommended to the United States Congress reforms aimed at reducing the nation's number of physicians-in-training. Limiting of indirect medical education payments for exchange visitor residents; Cap on number of primary care residents.
- New Kamloops residency training site. // British Columbia Medical Journal;Sep2014, Vol. 56 Issue 7, p349
The article reports that the Royal Inland Hospital and community clinics launched a family practice residency, which will provide postgraduate training for doctors.
- Postgraduate training in US only option for some Canadian MDs seeking retraining. Robertson, Sandy // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;05/05/98, Vol. 158 Issue 9, p1184
Profiles two Canadian physicians becoming medical residents at hospitals in the United States. Reasons for Phil Narini and Kim McBride to seek postgraduate training in the US; Life in the US; Plans for the future.
- Manitoba municipalities want foreign-trained physicians to fill medical-care gap. Square, David // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;04/01/97, Vol. 156 Issue 7, p1038
Reports on a resolution asking that foreign trained physicians may be permitted to work as medical residents in rural communities in Manitoba. Shortage of rural physicians; Sponsors of the resolution; Suggestion that immigrant and refugee physicians who graduated from undesignated universities...
- The shift to primary care continues... Rose, Joan R. // Medical Economics;4/29/96, Vol. 73 Issue 8, p21
Cites the increase in the number of new doctors choosing a primary-care residency, according to the American Academy of Family Physicians. Choice of residency training in family practice among medical-school seniors; Fill-up of resident slots.
- Know a change maker? // British Columbia Medical Journal;Jan/Feb2014, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p42
The article reports on the search for candidates for the Changemaker Medical Residents and Student Advocate Awards in British Columbia.
- The 1988 National Resident Matching Program. Graettinger, John S. // Annals of Internal Medicine;May88, Vol. 108 Issue 5, p761
Editorial. Focuses on the results of the 1988 National Resident Matching Program in the U.S. Increase in the number of participating categorical programs; Decrease in the number of U.S. senior medical students matched; Increase in medicine-pediatric programs.
- Your liability when you teach residents. Johnson, Lee J. // Medical Economics;06/05/2000, Vol. 77 Issue 11, p187
Replies to an inquiry about physician liability related to teaching residents in the United States. Application of the `borrowed servant' doctrine; Court decisions regarding allegations of inadequate supervision.