The Family Doctor
- Family practice residencies in community health centers--an approach to cost and access concerns. Zweifler, John // Public Health Reports;May/Jun95, Vol. 110 Issue 3, p312
Presents a cost-benefit analysis of the Family Practice Residency Program at a Fresno, California community center. Residents' salaries; Supervision of family practice residents; Family practice program costs for educational activities apart from supervision at the community center;...
- Initial Fill Rates for Family Practice Residencies Increase. // American Family Physician;5/1/1994, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p1319
Reports that the initial fill rate for family practice residencies in the 1994 national resident matching program increased. Other primary care specialties which increased residencies.
- Darmouth is working to bring back the family doctor. Boyles, Peg // New Hampshire Business Review;05/09/97, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p1
Reports on the New Hampshire-Dartmouth Family Practice Residency Program, which trains doctors to become licensed family physicians. Development of a network of community-based family physicians; Problems with the health care delivery system; Rotations in private specialty practices; Training...
- Fill rate for family practice residency positions reaches 97 percent. // American Family Physician;9/15/1995, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p1081
Reports that the final fill rate for family practice residency programs in 1995 has reached 97.4 percent in the United States. Increase in the number of doctors of osteopathic medicine filling first-year positions; Decrease in the number of international residents.
- Determining the True Value of a Family Practice Residency Program. Pugno, Perry A. // Family Practice Management;Jun2000, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p39
Focuses on the need to determine the true worth of a family practice residency program. Impact of economic changes on the residency programs; Pressure from sponsoring institutions and governing bodies for programs to add to the bottom line. INSET: The financial analysis model.
- Training in firearm safety counseling in family practice residency programs. Price, James H.; Bedell, Archie W. // Journal of Community Health;Apr97, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p91
Studies the establishment of a national baseline regarding the training of family practice residents regarding firearm safety counseling. Absence of trained personnel; Lack of time; Lack of educational resources; Resources for implementing a firearm safety counseling program.
- Editorial. Singer, Karl // Patient Care;6/30/2001, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p7
Editorial. Focuses on the availability of resident physicians in the U.S. Decline in internal medicine and family practice physicians; Availability of job openings for family physicians; Impact of increased medical cost on primary care groups.
- FAMILY MEDICINE MATCHES RISE. // Medical Economics;4/10/2011, Vol. 88 Issue 7, p19
The article presents the result of the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) which shows that the number of medical school seniors who will train as family residents in the U.S. has increased by 11 percent in 2010.
- RESIDENT MATCHING//BY THE NUMBERS. // Medical Economics;4/10/2011, Vol. 88 Issue 7, p19
Statistics are presented on the number of family medicine positions offered through the National Resident Matching Program in the U.S. in 2007 and 2011.