Physician migration: pitting one province against another
- LETTERS TO THE EDITORS. Longfellow, John L.; Nordan, L. A.; Lefevre, F. B.; Sibley, H. E.; Stewart, Bob; Reiver, H. W; Nathan, George; Crawford, T. J.; Kincannon, James; Pierce, George S.; Clement, Steve; Moreell, Ben; Evans, David J.; Walker, Warren E. // Saturday Evening Post;7/14/1951, Vol. 224 Issue 2, p4
Presents letters to the editor referencing articles and topics discussed in previous. "What Makes Argentines That Way?," which focused on the Pan-American basketball games between the U.S. and Argentina; "Government Acts Make Oil Crisis Worse Than Ever," which analyzed the association of...
- Urologist maldistribution aggravates rural shortages. Snider, Tim // Urology Times;May2002, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p1
Reports on the aggravation of rural shortages due to the maldistribution of the urologists in the U.S. States with greatest need for urologists based on population; Recruitment trends based on classified advertising; Reasons of the difficulty of getting doctors to set up practice outside a...
- physician shortage area. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1783
An encyclopedia entry for "physician shortage area," which refers to a geographic region with enough supply of physicians, is presented.
- Number of underserviced areas surges in southern Ontario. Sibbald, Barbara // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;02/24/98, Vol. 158 Issue 4, p466
Reports the rise in the number of medically underserviced areas in the southern part of Ontario, compared to that in the north. Comments from David Salter, manager of the Ministry of Health's Underserviced Area Program (UAP); The main reasons for the rise.
- Expanding the primary care workforce. // American Nurse;Nov/Dec2015, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p5
The article discusses the funding to be provided by the U.S. government to support the National Health Service Corps and NURSE Corps scholarship and loan repayment programs according U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell.
- Effects of Team Care of Frequent Attenders on Patients and Physicians. ADAM, PATRICIA; BRANDENBURG, DANA L.; BREMER, KARIN LINDSTROM; NORDSTROM, DAVID L. // Families, Systems & Health: The Journal of Collaborative Family ;Sep2010, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p247
Frequent clinic attenders consume a large portion of health care resources while feeling underserved. At the same time, physicians are frustrated trying to adequately care for these patients. Previous trials of team care in primary care have rarely included control groups. Adults with eight or...
- Life and Career at a Crossroads. Hellem, Amy // Review of Optometry;6/15/2007, Vol. 144 Issue 6, p21
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one about optometrists with multiple academic degrees and another about the strategies of optometrists on how to meet the medical needs of their underserved patients.
- A rural-urban comparative study of nonphysician providers in community and migrant health centers. Shi, Leiyu; Samuels, Michael E. // Public Health Reports;Nov/Dec94, Vol. 109 Issue 6, p809
Offers results of a study that demonstrate that the use of nonphysician providers is an important way both to achieve cost containment and improve access to primary care for those residing in medically underserved areas. Details of a study of the employment of nonphysician providers in both...
- Negotiated Rulemaking Committee on Designation of Medically Underserved Populations and Health Professional Shortage Areas; Notice of Meeting. Harris, Reva // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;10/4/2011, Vol. 76 Issue 192, p61294
The article announces the negotiated rulemaking committee meeting on designation of medically underserved populations and health professional shortage areas to be held at the Sheraton Suites Old Town in Alexandria, Virginia on October 12-13, 2011.