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Seeking Physician ( Internal Medicine, Family Practice, General Practice) in Multiple Locations – Department of Health And Human Services

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job ...

Source: LemonWire
Published: 12 Oct 2018

Sláintecare cannot deliver without general practice

For many years, Ireland has been training too few GPs and cuts to their fees have stripped general practice bare ... Recently published results in the latest edition of the Annals of Family Medicine of the first large study on the impact of the under ...

Published: 03 Oct 2018

Family Doctor Practice vs. General Practice

Family doctors often receive training outside of general medicine in the areas of pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, and geriatrics. General practice doctors also see patients of any age but do not typically specialize in a particular area. General ...

Published: 29 Jun 2018

Health care systems change county's family medicine landscape

“Smarter spending through pooled resources,” says Wood, draws independent family practitioners to join Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine. After 16 years in private practice, Dr. Michael Shirk, who has locations on Manor Ridge Drive and North Duke ...

Source: LancasterOnline
Published: 29 Mar 2018

Welcome to the Family: Hoye Family Medicine welcomes new Raynham doc to Dighton practice

DIGHTON — Dr. James Hoye and wife and partner Dr. Kelly Hoye say there’s an acute shortage of family medicine doctors in the greater Taunton region. “There’s a huge demand for family docs,” he said, as well as a general shortage of primary care ...

Source: Taunton Daily Gazette
Published: 21 Apr 2017

Savonix and Tucker Medical Announce Partnership to Establish Digital Cognitive Assessment as Standard Routine Care in Singapore

is a Singapore-based multi-specialty medical practice that provides both general primary care and sub-specialty services. Founded in 2011, Tucker Medical now offers integrated care in oncology, gastroenterology, hepatology, family medicine, nutrition ...

Source: The Bakersfield Californian
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Post-grad course aims to produce doctors with ‘passion’ for general practice

It is “one of the components” in Scottish Government plans to recruit 800 more family doctors across ... it would “widen access to medicine” as well as producing doctors with a “passion” for a career in general practice. She said: “ScotGEM ...

Source: Express & Star
Published: 03 Oct 2018

Lakeshore General Hospital family-medicine team taking new patients

did her residence at the Jewish General Hospital and was hired by the Lakeshore General Hospital immediately after completing her residency. She loves the family-medicine approach to patient care, which takes into account the patient’s emotional as well ...

Source: Montreal Gazette
Published: 06 Jun 2018

Lancaster General family medicine practice opens second office in Lititz

Lancaster General Health's family medicine practice in Lititz has opened a second office, the health system announced today. The new location is at 51 Peters Road and the existing one is at 562 West Second Avenue. The practice offers wellness and ...

Source: LancasterOnline
Published: 27 Oct 2016

Surgical specialists, sleep medicine practices moving

Rome Medical Practice’s Rome Surgical Specialists, and Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine ... General Surgeon Pedro Del Pino, of Rome Surgical Specialists; Pulmonologist Dr. Mohammed Seedat; and ...

Source: Rome Sentinel
Published: 15 Oct 2018

FSU offers 15-year-salute to Pensacola campus medical faculty | Guestview

Around the state, we have more than 2,600 part-time faculty members ready to mentor our students in family medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics-gynecology, pediatrics, emergency medicine, general surgery ... 700 are now in practice, and more than ...

Source: Pensacola News Journal
Published: 14 Oct 2018

Dr. Silvino Muneses, family patriarch and internist

Silvino Butalid Muneses, an internal medicine physician who ... staff of what was then South Baltimore General Hospital, now MedStar Harbor Hospital. He remained on staff until 2017, when he retired. “His practice was in a poor section of Baltimore ...

Source: The Baltimore Sun
Published: 11 Oct 2018

WHO Director-General addresses traditional medicine forum

This practice contrasts sharply with the approach used by traditional practitioners. Moreover, the number of doctors practicing family medicine continues to shirk dramatically in favour of more specialists and sub-specialists. Family physicians are a ...

Source: World Health Organization
Published: 19 Aug 2015

Proposed new medical school could help erase region's doctor shortage

family medicine, emergency medicine, psychiatry, general surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, anesthesia and orthopedics, Loomis said. Doctors are more likely to practice in their native states, and 69 percent of those who completed both medical school and ...

Source: recordonline
Published: 15 Oct 2018

Dr. Gary T. Kimmel, founder of FitSteps for Life, remembered for dedication to medicine, his patients

He completed an internal medicine residency at the University of Iowa and Cincinnati General Hospital ... to work in private practice in Jacksonville and moved his young family to Tyler in the ...

Source: Tyler Morning Telegraph
Published: 04 Oct 2018

Eating disorders are alarmingly common among pregnant women, and almost no one talks about it

family, and doctors. "This is a very complex problem," Dr. Dorothy Smok, an OB-GYN and maternal-fetal medicine specialist at Columbia University Medical Center, told INSIDER. "These women are suffering. And this is one of the hardest areas to treat ...

Published: 15 Oct 2018

Dr. Yvette Oquendo MD

Dr. Yvette Oquendo is a family medicine doctor in Columbia, Maryland and is affiliated with Howard County General Hospital. She received her medical degree from Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years.

Source: US News Health
Published: 05 Oct 2018

Here are the Little Things Highly Successful People do Differently to Get Ahead of Everyone Else

If you want to create more value at work or in your family life, constantly revisit the assumptions ... Mark Holweger, president and CEO of the insurance division of Legal and General America, a top 10 U.S. life insurer that ended 2017 with in excess ...

Source: Inc.
Published: 15 Oct 2018

Your next doctor’s appointment might be with an AI

Now Babylon has also co-launched the UK’s first digital doctor’s practice ... medicine,” he says. “It’s about knowing your patient is going to be able to cope with the chemotherapy you’re proposing for them, knowing that their family will ...

Source: MIT Technology Review
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Seeking Physician (Family Practice) in Multiple Locations – Department of Health And Human Services

The opening is for a Physician (Family Practice) in Multiple Locations Feel ... a variety of medical problems under supervision (e.g., internal medicine, surgery, general practice, obstetrics-gynecology, and pediatrics). Such programs are in hospitals ...

Source: LemonWire
Published: 12 Oct 2018

Dr. William Duval Bushong

He worked as an industrial engineer at General Electric in ... University of Louisville School of Medicine. Dr. Bushong served his residency in pediatrics at Louisville Children's Hospital. He began his pediatrics practice in Owensboro in 1960, retiring ...

Source: Messenger-Inquirer
Published: 14 Oct 2018

12 Awesome Hotels to Add to Your Wellness Travel Bucket List

or you can even practice on the deck of your villa. My top wellness takeaway: A big part of wellness is feeling a deep sense of community, and I left Vista Celestial knowing that I basically have a second family in Costa Rica to come back to whenever I can.

Source: Self
Published: 15 Oct 2018

Election 2018 candidate: Bubba Harsy, Illinois Attorney General

Attorney General Lisa Madigan created a public access counselor unit ... By allowing someone to grow their own medicine, we are cutting out healthcare intermediaries that only increase costs. No one has ever overdosed on marijuana, so if someone would ...

Source: Northwest Herald
Published: 03 Oct 2018

Women In Rural India: The Long Road To Power – OpEd

The empowerment of rural women and girls is essential to building a prosperous equitable and peaceful future for all on a healthy planet — UN Secretary-General, António Guterres ... be a catalyst for change in her family and community.

Source: Eurasia Review
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Spurred by convenience, millennials often spurn the ‘family doctor’ model

An internist, family physician, geriatrician or general practitioner traditionally served as a ... A recent report in JAMA Internal Medicine found that nearly half of patients who sought treatment at an urgent care clinic for a cold, the flu or a similar ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 09 Oct 2018

EDITORIAL: Gazette election endorsements 2018: Candidates

It is at least as bad as the socialized medicine proposal ... Republican attorney general nominee George Brauchler has quite a different story. In private practice and as district attorney for ...

Source: The Gazette
Published: 14 Oct 2018

Film Gives Voice to Chronic Fatigue Patients Seeking Understanding, Treatment

The association and the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth are hosting a screening and ... an obstetrician-gynecologist, who operates a private practice in Lebanon. Both doctors have encountered patients with M.E. through their practices, and both ...

Source: Valley News
Published: 14 Oct 2018

Disrupting traditional general practice

Medicine has generally been a profession where there is ... I am sure you can easily see why this technology is disruptive to general practice. In London, where these services have started to roll out huge numbers of patients have moved from the ...

Source: On Medica
Published: 03 Oct 2018