- Smaller trusts face huge problems with the 'new deal' Gould, Mark // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);8/31/2002, Vol. 325 Issue 7362, p458
Reports that smaller trusts and trusts in rural areas of Great Britain are experiencing difficulty in complying with requirements which restrict the number of hours worked by junior doctors. Outlook for the implementation in 2004 of the European working time directive; Problem of meeting...
- Trusts cannot meet doctors' hours rules. // British Journal of Nursing;5/13/2004, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p511
This article presents information on the survey report by the Royal College of Physicians which has found that approximately a quarter of acute hospitals in England and Wales will not be ready to comply with the European Working Time Directive by the target date of August 2004. This directive...
- New rules, same complaints. Romano, Michael // Modern Healthcare;1/26/2004, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p18
Reports on the implementation of guidelines limiting work hours for medical residents in the U.S. Violation of the guidelines by several residency programs; Complaints of medical residents about their work hours; Average number of hours spent by residents at hospitals.
- Physician-Owned Single Specialty Hospitals May Prod Nearby Hospitals to Increase Nurse Staffing Levels. // MEDSURG Nursing;May/Jun2010, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p168
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- OUT OF HOURS RUNS OUT OF TIME. Winchester, Ruth // Community Care;8/5/2004, Issue 1534, p28
Examines the new contract for general practitioners (GP) in Great Britain which came into effect in April 2004. Significance of the contract to the choice of services to be offered by GPs; Changes in the statutory responsibility of GPs for out of hours patients effective December 2004; Patients...
- Weekends on the up in Thames. // New Zealand Doctor;2/23/2011, p16
The article discusses the decision of six general practitioners at Thames Hospital in New Zealand to trade their two-day weekend clinic for a one-day, six-hour shift in the local hospital emergency department.
- PHO and White Cross sign after hours deal. Hill, Susan // New Zealand Doctor;11/3/2004, p4
Reports on the contract between Auckland, New Zealand-based White Cross Accident and Medical and Tamaki Healthcare physician hospital organizations (PHO) which deals with providing after hours of care to all the PHO enrolled patients. Process of referring patients under the model of after hours...
- A guide to surviving nights. // British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);Jan2009, Vol. 70 Issue 1, pM7
The article offers tips for doctors to survive working night shifts in Great Britain. Previously, physicians do not worked on night shifts, but with the implementation of the European Working Time Directive (EWTD), year 1 trainees are expected to work nigh shifts. Tips to work night shift...
- Lightening their load. Romano, Michael // Modern Healthcare;4/28/2003, Vol. 33 Issue 17, p32
Deals with the compliance efforts of teaching hospitals in the U.S. with emerging rules limiting residents' number of work hours. Impetus for the restructuring made by Yale-New Haven Medical Center on its surgical residency program; Challenges posed by the emerging rules to physician...