Med Schools Fear Lack of Residency Slots, Training Sites Med Schools Fear Lack of Residency Slots, Training Sites
Medical school enrollment is up 33% since 2002, the AAMC says, but many are worried that residency slots and clinical training site availability are not keeping up.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students News Source Type: news

Medical group shares dos and don'ts of wearing a face mask
In an attempt to get every American behind the idea of wearing a face mask -- and behind an actual face mask -- to slow the spread of Covid-19, the Association of American Medical Colleges on Wednesday released simple, straight-forward national guidance for the public. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

ACP, Others Call on Schools to Waive the MCAT for 2021 Cycle ACP, Others Call on Schools to Waive the MCAT for 2021 Cycle
The Association of American Medical Colleges, however, says keeping the test is the only fair solution and that MCAT-optional and online solutions would introduce a different kind of inequity.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines)
Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines - August 7, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Med Students News Source Type: news

President Trump Is Working to Undermine Dr. Fauci Even as Coronavirus Cases Spike
(WASHINGTON) — With U.S. virus cases spiking and the death toll mounting, the White House is working to undercut its most trusted coronavirus expert, playing down the danger as President Donald Trump pushes to get the economy moving before he faces voters in November. The U.S. has become a cautionary tale across the globe, with once-falling cases now spiraling. However, Trump suggests the severity of the pandemic that has killed more than 135,000 Americans is being overstated by critics to damage his reelection chances. Trump on Monday retweeted a post by Chuck Woolery, once the host of TV’s “Love Connect...
Source: TIME: Health - July 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jill Colvin, Jonathan Lemire and Zeke Miller / AP Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 overnight wire Source Type: news

Medical Schools Voice Support For Fauci Amid White House Attacks
The Association of American Medical Colleges is "concerned and alarmed" by the Trump administration efforts to undercut the U.S.'s top infectious disease expert. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 13, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: news

Legislation Introduced to Provide COVID-19 Relief to Research Community
On June 24, 2020, lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives introduced bipartisan legislation to provide emergency relief appropriations for federal science agencies to support the research community during the ongoing public health crisis. The Research Investment to Spark the Economy (RISE) Act (H.R. 7308), sponsored by Representatives Diana DeGette (D-CO), Fred Upton (R-MI), Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX), Frank Lucas (R-OK), Anna Eshoo (D-CA), and Anthony Gonzalez (R-OH), would authorize approximately $26 billion in supplemental funding for federal research agencies to be awarded to research universities, independen...
Source: Public Policy Reports - July 7, 2020 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Physician Shortage Grows in Latest Projections Physician Shortage Grows in Latest Projections
AAMC now estimates the shortage of PCPs and specialty physicians being between 54,100 and 139,000 by 2033, up from 46,900 to 121,900 in 2032. COVID-19 will have both long- and short-term effects.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - June 26, 2020 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

How Does the New Immigration Order Affect the Medical Community? How Does the New Immigration Order Affect the Medical Community?
The Association of American Medical Colleges criticizes the restrictions on new visas for other IMGs who want to come to the United States to train and work in healthcare or to do medical research.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines)
Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines - June 26, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

2020 Health Equity Call for Research: AAMC Consumer Survey of Health Care Access
The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Workforce Studies team and Health Equity Research and Policy team are seeking health equity-focused research proposals with research questions that can be answered using data from the AAMC Consumer Survey of Health Care Access. Applicants must be participants in AAMC Collaborative for Health Equity: Act, Research, Generate Evidence (CHARGE). Research proposals are due July 24, 2020. (Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center - June 15, 2020 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

NIH Terminates Bat Coronavirus Research Grant
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has terminated a grant supporting research in China on how coronaviruses spread from bats to humans, according to a report in Politico. The decision followed unverified reports from U.S. lawmakers and conservative media suggesting that the SARS-CoV-2 virus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic originated in a laboratory at the Wuhan Institute of Virology in China, which employs a Chinese virologist who had been receiving funding from the NIH grant in question. Seven days before the grant was terminated, President Trump, when asked about the project, said, “We will end that gra...
Source: Public Policy Reports - May 11, 2020 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Supporting Clinician Well-Being During COVID-19
Source: National Academy of Medicine (NAM). Published: 5/7/2020. The key objectives of this one-hour, 28-minute webinar include describing the existing clinician burnout crisis prior to the COVID-19 pandemic and the goals of the Action Collaborative on Clinician Well-Being and Resilience; identifying the critical needs and priorities to support the well-being of clinicians, including those in their formative years of training, during the COVID-19 era; and spotlighting programs, resources, and leadership efforts currently underway to address and monitor the acute and long-term mental health and well-being of clinicians on ...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - May 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medical expert shares warning about insufficient coronavirus test access
In a recent letter sent to the White House coronavirus task force, Association of American Medical Colleges President Dr. David Skorton called for more federal involvement in the COVID-19 testing process. Americans are still having trouble accessing tests, which Skorton says are necessary to understand what the country is "dealing with." Dr. Tara Narula speaks to Skorton about his warning to the White House. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Meet the Medical Students Becoming Doctors in the Middle of a Pandemic
Everything hit Nick Martin when he picked up the phone. Martin, 26, had expected to start a family medicine residency at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center this summer, after graduating from the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS). But with a surge of COVID-19 cases expected to hit the state in the coming weeks, the school allowed Martin and his classmates to graduate on March 31, so they could begin working as first-year residents in the UMass hospital system. That’s how Martin found himself on April 8 in a white coat, calling into a coronavirus patient’s room and trying on a new name...
Source: TIME: Health - April 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Abigail Abrams and Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

COVID-19 Clinical Guidance Repository
Source: Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). Published: 4/8/2020. This Guidance Repository includes content from academic medical centers about COVID-19 as a resource for hospitals and clinicians across the United States. The goal is to identify, summarize, and highlight areas of alignment in clinical practice during the pandemic. (Text) (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - April 8, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Congress Passes Third Coronavirus Relief Package, Includes Research Funding
On March 27, 2020, Congress passed the “Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act” or “CARES Act,” the largest economic stimulus package in U.S. history to address economic impacts of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. President Trump signed the measure on the same day. The $2 trillion stimulus package includes economic relief measures to help individuals, small businesses, and “severely distressed” industry sectors deal with the impacts of the outbreak. Funds are also provided to support coronavirus-related research. The legislation provides $4.3 billion to the Centers for Dis...
Source: Public Policy Reports - March 30, 2020 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Medical Students and Patients with COVID-19: Education and Safety Considerations
Source: Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). Published: 3/5/2020. This three-page document was developed to guide medical student involvement and interactions with patient care and health care teams during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. A group of subject matter experts discussed issues related to nonclinical (classroom) interactions, introductory clinical skills courses, and clinical rotations and interactions, and offered the considerations in this document. (PDF) (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - March 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

What Health Care Providers Need to Know About 2019-Novel Coronavirus
Source: American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP). Published: 2/18/2020. This one-hour webinar, co-sponsored by the American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC), Emergency Nurses Association (ENA), and National Ebola Training and Education Center (NETEC), features experts who discuss the current state of the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and share identification, isolation, and treatment strategies for symptomatic patients. They review how to identify and isolate, and notify the proper officials, if a patient with symptoms and epidemiological risk presents at points of entry to health care staff. They also di...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - February 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Hospital Associations and Healthcare Groups Battle HHS Efforts to Expand Pricing Transparency Rules to Include Negotiated Rates with Payers
In a federal lawsuit, seven healthcare organizations and hospitals systems allege HHS exceeded its statutory authority and clinical laboratories will want to watch how this court case unfolds There is quite a brouhaha over the final new federal rule requiring hospitals to allow patients and the public to see the prices they charge for services—including […] (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - January 29, 2020 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology AAMC AHA American Hospital Association anatomic pathology Association of American Medical Colleges Bothw Source Type: news

Enrollment numbers project a female future for medicine
The future of medicine is decidedly female. For the first time ever, women are now the majority of all students enrolled in medical degree programs in U.S. medical schools, according to data released last month by The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). Women accounted for 50.5% of student enrollment in 2019, the Washington, D. C.-based nonprofit noted. “It’s a significant trend, if you think about the history of medicine,” said Dr. Geoffrey Young, senior director of student… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 26, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tammy Joyner Source Type: news

Enrollment numbers project a female future for medicine
The future of medicine is decidedly female. For the first time ever, women are now the majority of all students enrolled in medical degree programs in U.S. medical schools, according to data released last month by The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). Women accounted for 50.5% of student enrollment in 2019, the Washington, D. C.-based nonprofit noted. “It’s a significant trend, if you think about the history of medicine,” said Dr. Geoffrey Young, senior director of student… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 26, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tammy Joyner Source Type: news

Women Now Outnumber Men At U.S. Medical Schools For First Time Ever
BOSTON (CBS) – The overall number of applicants to medical schools continues to grow, and now for the first time in history, there are more female medical students in the U.S. than male. The number of women enrolled in medical school has been steadily climbing. According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, women made up almost 47-percent of medical students in 2015 and 49.5-percent in 2018. And now in 2019, they make up 50.5-percent of all medical school students. There have also been modest gains in the number of African-American, Latino, and Native American medical students though they remain underrepr...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - December 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Healthwatch Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local Dr. Mallika Marshall Source Type: news

Women Majority of U.S. Med Students for First Time
For the first time, this year, more women than men are enrolled as U.S. medical students, according to the Association of American Medical Colleges (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - December 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Women Make Up the Majority of US Med Students for First Time Women Make Up the Majority of US Med Students for First Time
This builds on a previous first from 2017, when women made up the majority of first-year med students, according to the latest figures from the AAMC.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students News Source Type: news

David Geffen adds $46 million to landmark medical scholarships program
UCLA has received an additional $46 million gift from longtime supporter and legendary entertainment visionary David Geffen, a reinvestment that brings the amount of the David Geffen Medical Scholarship Fund to $146 million. The latest gift will enable 120 more students at theDavid Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA to benefit from the fund, bringing the total number of students expected to receive awards to 414 over a 10-year period.The full-ride scholarships, consisting of full tuition and a living stipend, have helped UCLA attract a broader array of exceptional medical school candidates. The number of applications increa...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - December 2, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Proposed Military Cuts Ignite Worries for Medical Education Proposed Military Cuts Ignite Worries for Medical Education
AAMC's chief academic leader, a former Army officer, says that, if medical education in the military had to be outsourced to the civilian side, there wouldn't be enough training spots.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students News Source Type: news

Geisel Student Sylvia Guerra Receives AAMC Nickens Scholarship
Sylvia Guerra ’21 is one of five U.S. medical students to receive the prestigious 2019 Herbert W. Nickens Medical Student Scholarship award from the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - August 30, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education Improving Lives News diversity Home-feature leadership medical student Source Type: news

AAMC, Doctors Community plan to add 500 jobs, new facilities through merger
Anne Arundel Medical Center and Doctors Community Health System have finalized a merger deal set to facilitate the creation of 500 new jobs across Anne Arundel and Prince Georges counties, as well as the Eastern Shore. The systems announced plans to form a new, combined health system in May, and said Monday the deal had been finalized. Executives from both systems said teams are already working on plans for integrating the two systems, anchored by acute care hospitals in Lanham and Annapolis. Full… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 16, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

Alabama ’s Abortion Ban Isn’t Only About Abortion. Opponents Are Afraid it May Drive Doctors Out of the State
Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on May 15 signed into law the strictest abortion ban in the country, sparking fears not only about abortion access, but also about how the policy could worsen disparities that already endanger the health of women living in the south. The law, set to become enforceable in six months, bans nearly all abortions at all stages of pregnancy, with exceptions only for serious threats to the mother’s health. It also makes performing abortions a crime for doctors, who could be convicted of a felony and face up to 99 years in prison. Until the law is enforced, abortion is still legally available in Alabama...
Source: TIME: Health - May 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized abortion Abortion Ban medicine politics public health Source Type: news

AAMC Chief Academic Officer to give education address at Academic Emergency Medicine Meeting
(Society for Academic Emergency Medicine) John E. Prescott, MD, chief academic officer of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), will offer his prognostications of " The Future Landscape of Medical Education " when he delivers the education keynote address at the 30th annual meeting of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) on Thursday, May 16. The education keynote, the first-ever for SAEM, will take place from 11 a.m.-Noon in Grand Ballroom A& F at The Mirage Las Vegas, host hotel for SAEM19. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 1, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Large Shortages in Primary, Specialty Physicians Seen by 2032 Large Shortages in Primary, Specialty Physicians Seen by 2032
The AAMC said it is studying how burnout and the aging physician population may affect the healthcare workforce. More than 40% of the current physician workforce is age 55 or older, the group said.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Texas Tech Agrees To Stop Using Race in Med School Admissions Texas Tech Agrees To Stop Using Race in Med School Admissions
The AAMC notes that the agreement does not change current law and said it will continue to support the use of race in the holistic admissions process.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students News Source Type: news

Kaiser Permanente ’s New Medical School Will Be Free for Its First 5 Graduating Classes
Kaiser Permanente’s new medical school will be free to attend for its first five graduating classes, the school announced Tuesday. The newly formed Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine will begin accepting applications from prospective students in June 2019, following the receipt of primary accreditation from the Liaison Committee on Medical Education, Kaiser announced in a release. The school, which will be located in Pasadena, Calif., will welcome its first class of students in the summer of 2020. Those students, as well as the four following classes, will attend the school for free for all four years of their medi...
Source: TIME: Health - February 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime medicine onetime Source Type: news

Medical School Applicants and Enrollees Increasingly Diverse Medical School Applicants and Enrollees Increasingly Diverse
Significant increases in the number of women and black men entering US medical schools were seen in 2018, according to the Association of American Medical Colleges.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students News Source Type: news

Geisel Students Chad Lewis and Alex Lindqwister Receive National Recognition
Two Geisel medical students were recognized during the Association of American Medical Colleges annual meeting for their demonstrated leadership and commitment to diversity. Chad Lewis ’20 has received a prestigious Herbert W. Nickens Scholarship award, and Alex Lindqwister ’21, was elected national chair of the AAMC Organization of Student Representatives. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - November 14, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education Insider News AAMC awards diversity leadership medical students Source Type: news

Medical College of Wisconsin ’s Kerschner named chair-elect to national association
Dr. Joseph Kerschner of the Medical College of Wisconsin in Wauwatosa has been named chair-elect of the board of directors of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), Washington, D.C. Kerschner serves as dean of the Medical College of Wisconsin School of Medicine, and provost and executive vice president of the Medical College of Wisconsin. He became dean of the School of Medicine and executive vice president of the Medical College of Wisconsin in November 2011 after serving 10 months… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - November 12, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Todd Bragstad Source Type: news

HHS Launches Review of Fetal Tissue Research
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a statement on September 24, 2018 announcing that it has launched a review of all research and acquisitions involving human fetal tissue. The agency, which funds through the National Institutes of Health a significant portion of U.S. biomedical research, indicated that it will look into adequate alternatives to the use of human fetal tissue in HHS funded research and will ensure that efforts to develop such alternatives are funded. According to the statement, “HHS has initiated a comprehensive review of all research involving fetal tissue to ensure consistency...
Source: Public Policy Reports - October 16, 2018 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

BioVentures Boot Camp Wins National Recognition
The Health Sciences Entrepreneurship Boot Camp run by BioVentures recently won a national award, the second-place Innovations Research & Research Education Award from the Association of American Medical Colleges. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - October 8, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

HHS Launches Review of Fetal Tissue Research
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a statement on September 24, 2018 announcing that it has launched a review of all research and acquisitions involving human fetal tissue. The agency, which funds through the National Institutes of Health a significant portion of U.S. biomedical research, indicated that it will look into adequate alternatives to the use of human fetal tissue in HHS funded research and will ensure that efforts to develop such alternatives are funded. According to the statement, “HHS has initiated a comprehensive review of all research involving fetal tissue to ensure consistency...
Source: Public Policy Reports - October 5, 2018 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Groups See Progress in CMS's EHR Approach in Hospital Rule Groups See Progress in CMS's EHR Approach in Hospital Rule
AMA, AAMC compliment CMS on new rules on reporting data, while pressing for further changes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Medical Schools Rip Trump Move Against Race Consideration At Universities
The Association of American Medical Colleges is “deeply concerned” that the Trump administration is rescinding guidance on consideration of race in university admission. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - July 4, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Contributor Source Type: news

AAMC Health Equity Systems Year 2 Progress Reports - Session 2
July 13, 2018 1:30-3:00pm ET. Join AAMC to review and provide feedback on what 10 academic health centers from across the country have accomplished after 2 years of efforts to " Build a Systems Approach to Community Health and Health Equity " . Topics include prenatal care, smoking cessation, chronic disease, childhood obesity, and coordinated institutional health equity system. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - June 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

AAMC Health Equity Systems Year 2 Progress Reports - Session 1
July 12, 2018 1:30-3:00pm ET. Join AAMC to review and provide feedback on what 10 academic health centers from across the country have accomplished after 2 years of efforts to " Build a Systems Approach to Community Health and Health Equity " . Topics include food insecurity, contact-sport concussion prevention, health-harming legal needs, unplanned pregnancy and opiate overdose reduction. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - June 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

2018 AAMC Annual Meeting
November 2-6, 2018; Austin, TX. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - June 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Trump ’s Immigration Policies Are Making It Harder for Foreign Doctors to Work in the U.S. — And That Could Hurt Patients
For the past four years, Daniel, an Israeli-born doctor completing a medical residency in the U.S., has secured an H-1B visa for temporary specialized workers without a hitch. But this May, without warning, the government put his status in the U.S. in danger. Daniel, who withheld his last name for fear of retaliation, is one of many foreign-born medical residents across the country who have received visa rejections or delays since mid-April — similar to rejections thousands of H-1B applicants in other high-paying industries have recently received — prompting a flurry of legal activity from medical groups, hospi...
Source: TIME: Health - June 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime medicine onetime Source Type: news

Decision to approve Arundel Medical Center cardiac program appealed — again
The multi-year battle over whether Anne Arundel Medical Center will get to host the state ’s newest open heart surgery program continues, as University of Maryland Capital Health Region has appealed a recent court decision on the matter. A Prince George’s County Circuit Court judge gave the Annapolis hospital legal clearance for the cardiac program on May 22. The decision came after Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) had fought two other nearby hospitals, University of Maryland’s Baltimore… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - June 7, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

Decision to approve Arundel Medical Center cardiac program appealed — again
The multi-year battle over whether Anne Arundel Medical Center will get to host the state ’s newest open heart surgery program continues, as University of Maryland Capital Health Region has appealed a recent court decision on the matter. A Prince George’s County Circuit Court judge gave the Annapolis hospital legal clearance for the cardiac program on May 22. The decision came after Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) had fought two other nearby hospitals, University of Maryland’s Baltimore… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - June 7, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

Anne Arundel Medical Center gets judge's OK for cardiac program
Anne Arundel Medical Center has won legal approval to move forward with its plans to add a cardiac surgery program. A ruling made in the Prince George’s County Circuit Court Tuesday gave the Annapolis hospital legal clearance to host the state’s newest open heart surgery program. The decision comes after Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) has battled two other nearby hospitals, University of Maryland’s Ba ltimore Washington Medical Center (BWMC) and Prince George’s Hospital Center (PGHC),… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - May 23, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

Anne Arundel Medical Center gets judge's OK for cardiac program
Anne Arundel Medical Center has won legal approval to move forward with its plans to add a cardiac surgery program. A ruling made in the Prince George’s County Circuit Court Tuesday gave the Annapolis hospital legal clearance to host the state’s newest open heart surgery program. The decision comes after Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) has battled two other nearby hospitals, University of Maryland’s Ba ltimore Washington Medical Center (BWMC) and Prince George’s Hospital Center (PGHC),… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 23, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

2018 Health Equity Research Snapshot
The 2018 Health Equity Research Snapshot highlights seven videos that feature innovative community-partnered research projects at CDC Prevention Research Centers housed within AAMC member medical schools with preventive medicine residency programs. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - May 22, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news