Graduate Medical Education That Meets the Nation's Health Needs

Graduate Medical Education That Meets the Nation’s Health Needs

Today’s physician education system produces trained doctors with strong scientific underpinnings in biological and physical sciences as well as supervised practical experience in delivering care. Significant financial public support underlies the graduate-level training of the nation’s physicians. Two federal programs–Medicare and Medicaid–distribute billions each year to support teaching hospitals and other training sites that provide […]

The Status of Graduate Students and That of Medical Residents Under the National Labor Relations Act As a Starting Point for Crafting a Statutory Definition of "Employee".

The Status of Graduate Students and That of Medical Residents Under the National Labor Relations Act As a Starting Point for Crafting a Statutory Definition of “Employee”.

Hundreds of graduate students [at Yale and Columbia] will not teach classes, hold review sessions or participate in research next week. The strike will be the first by Ivy League graduate students since the National Labor Relations Board ruled last year that graduate students at private colleges are students, not workers, and cannot form unions.

Medicare Program - Medicare Graduate Medical Education Affiliation Provisions for Teaching Hospitals in Certain Emergency Situations (US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Regulation) (CMS) (2018 Edition)

Medicare Program – Medicare Graduate Medical Education Affiliation Provisions for Teaching Hospitals in Certain Emergency Situations (US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Regulation) (CMS) (2018 Edition)

The Law Library presents the complete text of the Medicare Program – Medicare Graduate Medical Education Affiliation Provisions for Teaching Hospitals in Certain Emergency Situations (US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Regulation) (CMS) (2018 Edition).Updated as of May 29, 2018 This interim final rule with comment period will modify the current Graduate Medical Education […]

Graduate Medical Education Outcomes and Metrics

Graduate Medical Education Outcomes and Metrics

Graduate medical education (GME) is critical to the career development of individual physicians, to the functioning of many teaching institutions, and to the production of our physician workforce. However, recent reports have called for substantial reform of GME. The current lack of established GME outcome measures limits our ability to assess the impact of individual […]

A Centralized Practice-Based Learning and Improvement Curriculum for Residents and Fellows: A Collaboration of Health Sciences Librarians and Graduate Medical Education Administration (Brief COMMUNICATIONS)

A Centralized Practice-Based Learning and Improvement Curriculum for Residents and Fellows: A Collaboration of Health Sciences Librarians and Graduate Medical Education Administration (Brief COMMUNICATIONS)

INTRODUCTION Health sciences librarians have been involved in the education of medical residents and fellows for many years, traditionally providing orientation to library resources or refreshers on MEDLINE searching [1-4]. With the increased focus on evidence-based medicine (EBM) in residency education, health sciences librarians have found a natural partnership in teaching EBM search skills in […]

Fellowship Trends of Pathology Residents (American Council for Graduate Medical Education) (Survey)

Fellowship Trends of Pathology Residents (American Council for Graduate Medical Education) (Survey)

In 2001, the American Board of Pathology eliminated the credentialing year of pathology training, thus shortening the combined anatomic and clinical (AP/CP) residency from a total of 5 years to a total of 4 years. During the same time period, the American Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) began the Outcomes Project, which was aimed […]