Attracting Physicians to Your Underserved Communities

Thornhill, Larry W.
May 2000
Healthcare Executive;May/Jun2000, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p54
Trade Publication
Gives advice on the recruitment of medical staff for urban and rural organizations. Assessment of the need; Standards of care in urban facilities; Establishment of a level of professional comfort for candidates in rural healthcare organizations.


Related Articles

  • Comparing hospital resources. Rees, L.T. // British Medical Journal;8/19/1978, Vol. 2 Issue 6136, p582 

    Compares the distribution of hospital resources among health areas in Wales. Connections between poor patient throughput and low levels of medical staff; Factors affecting productivity of resources distribution; Profiles of geriatrics and otorhinolaryngology.

  • Florida physician charged in patient overdose death.  // Credentialing Resource Center Journal;Jun2019, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p9 

    No abstract available.

  • Return on investment of a pharmacy residency training program. Pasek, Peter A.; Stephens, Carolyn // American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;11/15/2010, Vol. 67 Issue 22, p1952 

    Purpose. The return on investment of pharmacy residency training at a Veterans Affairs hospital was estimated. Methods. The financial costs and benefits associated with one year's training of eight residents were estimated retrospectively. The costs were compared with estimated costs for...

  • THE ORTHOPAEDIC FORUM. Bernstein, Adam D.; Jazrawi, Laith M.; Elbeshbeshy, Basil; Ddlla Valle, Craig J.; Zuckerman, Joseph D. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Nov2002, Vol. 84-A Issue 11, p2090 

    Focuses on the selection process of applicants for orthopedic residency programs. Academic criteria used by the program directors in the recruitment process; Ranking of twenty-six resident-selection criteria based on the results of a questionnaire completed by the directors; Ethics and...

  • Survey: Residents Hold the Cards in Job Search. HOWELL, WHITNEY L. J. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Dec2011, Vol. 85 Issue 12, p12 

    The article reports on an increase which has been seen in the number of recently graduated physicians in the U.S. who are seeking employment in hospitals rather than opening their own practices. An increase in physician recruitment which has been seen among U.S. health care organizations as a...

  • Can Hospitalists Cross the Quality Chasm? Terry, Ken // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jun2008, Vol. 82 Issue 6, p52 

    The article focuses on the role of hospitalists in improving the quality and safety of U.S. hospitals. As hospitals increasingly focus on quality and safety, they are leaning more and more on hospitalists. The Society of Hospital Medicine says that 86 percent of hospitalists are involved to some...

  • St. Joe's tower raises hope of more patients, staff. Begin, Sherri // Crain's Detroit Business;10/8/2007, Vol. 23 Issue 41, p57 

    The article informs that Saint Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan, believes its new patient tower will not only help it attract patients, but also medical staff at a time of shortages in areas such as nursing. Camille Shy, vice president of development, said that the tower's new layout...

  • The CanMEDS Resume: A Useful Educational Portfolio Tool for Diagnostic Radiology Residents. Finlay, Karen; Probyn, Linda; Ho, Stephen // Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal;Nov2012, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p233 

    The article presents an overview of the comprehensive resident CanMEDS resume for ongoing documentation of resident participation, education, and developing competencies in CanMEDS Roles for diagnostic radiology. A discussion of the utility of using the resume in the educational portfolio of...

  • Stepping Out After Residency. CROSBY, MIKE // Podiatry Management;Mar2014, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p59 

    The article focuses on key career issues that need to be addressed by third-year podiatry residents. Topics discussed include the need for resident to assess the section of the country that fits best with his or her lifestyle and the creation of a personality profile that can be used in the...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics