The use of provisionally licensed international medical graduates in Canada
- When doctors put patients at risk. Terry, Ken // Medical Economics;11/22/2002, Vol. 79 Issue 22, p25
Focuses on the measures taken against medical practitioners committing medical malpractice in the U.S. Role of the Center for Personalized Education for Physicians in evaluating physicians with clinical skills deficits; Importance of assessing physician's skills in granting medical licenses;...
- Revalidation support for locums. Fieldhouse, Richard // GP: General Practitioner;5/29/2009, p41
The article focuses on the revalidation process to be undertaken by the general practitioner's (GP) in Great Britain. The GPs need to go through the process of regular compulsory assessment considering the absence of infrastructure to help them in the revalidation process. However, the...
- DoH workforce 'plan' fails to inspire. Griffiths, Julie // GP: General Practitioner;6/3/2002, p23
Focuses on the disappointment of general practice physicians on the result of the primary workforce review initiated by the government in Great Britain. Highlight of the review on addressing retention and recruitment issues; Flaws in the framework of the review; Need for creative thinking to...
- Principal jobs 'preferred over salaried positions'. // GP: General Practitioner;10/7/2002, p08
Reports on a work force study on the job preferences of general practitioners in Avon, England. Comparison between the applications for principal posts and salaried posts; Continued recruitment difficulties faced by physicians.
- Practices struggle in recruiting GPs. // Pulse;8/4/2003, Vol. 63 Issue 31, p3
Reports on the problems faced by the government in recruiting general practitioners in Great Britain.
- I have a lot of nightmaresâ€¦. // New Zealand Doctor;10/6/2010, p43
The author comments on proposals by Health Workforce New Zealand (HWNZ) aimed at making general practitioners work smarter.
- Scottish workforce review neglects GPs. Griffiths, Julie // GP: General Practitioner;7/22/2002, p8
Reports on the neglect of the workforce review to address crisis in the general practitioners in Scotland. Recommendation of increasing GP numbers; Comparison of GP growth rate with hospital doctors; Problems in the recruitment and retention in the medical workforce.
- GP workforce crisis hits record level. Lepper, Joe; Head, Jacqueline // Pulse;10/20/2003, Vol. 63 Issue 42, p1
Reports on the decline in the workforce of general practitioners in Great Britain. Increase in job vacancies in the field of medical practice; Impact of the implementation of the medical practice contract on the low level of workforce; Average number of doctors who applied for the unfilled...
- It's breaking, but we can fix the workforce if we start now. Malloy, Tim // New Zealand Doctor;11/19/2014, p40
The article presents the author's views on the 2014 Workforce Survey in New Zealand which highlights the need to recruit general practitioners due to the ageing workforce and impending labor shortage.