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Family Medicine Physician James Bass, MD, has been serving patients for over 35 years

He is certified by the American Board of General Practice. He began his career practicing medicine in the emergency room at St. Joseph Hospital in Kansas City. However, after a short time, he decided to focus on family medicine as his specialty.

Source: The Salem News
Published: 07 Aug 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

UC to Host Second General Internal Medicine Conference

The University of Cincinnati (UC) will host its second annual General Internal ... in community and private practice settings interested in obtaining CME/MOC credit or specializing in internal medicine, hospital medicine and family medicine, says Bi ...

Source: healthnews.uc.edu
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Doctors graduate from residency program | Journal Entries

The event recognized 45 graduates in several specialty areas, including Dermatology, Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, General Surgery ... D.O. -- Chief Resident, Private Practice and GI Fellowship Faculty -- HMH Palisades Medical Center, North Bergen ...

Source: NJ.com
Published: 15 Aug 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

St. Luke's family medicine facility nears completion

Brian Gruber, Ridgestone General Contractors ... give a tour of the St. Luke's Family Practice Residency building in Perrysburg. They will work in Perrysburg in a state-of-the-art 15,000-square-foot family medicine residency facility, located off State ...

Source: The Blade
Published: 08 Mar 2018

Harborlight Family Medicine Practice Has Joined North Shore Physicians Group

Established Beverly family medicine practice, Harborlight Family Medicine ... which was founded by Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital. For more information, visit our website at northshorephysicians.org. NSMC (North Shore ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 06 May 2015

Latest disciplinary action by Md. Board of Physicians

The Maryland Board of Physicians ... M.D., General practice, Waldorf. Summary suspension of June 10, 2010, is vacated, probation for 5 years subject to terms and conditions; and restriction from practicing pain management medicine and dispensing any ...

Source: Baltimore Sun
Published: 19 Oct 2010

Memorial-Mercer med school partnership helps young docs find family medicine careers

Daniel Gordon is a budding physician who plans to reject the wealth of specialty medicine and return to his small-town roots to practice family medicine ... million annual funding from the General Assembly under the Family Medicine Act to help the program ...

Source: Savannah Morning News
Published: 31 Dec 2016

Lancaster General Hospital’s Family Medicine residency program earns top ranking

The physician’s network, Doximity, has ranked Lancaster General Hospital’s Family Medicine’s residency program first in the Northeast for Family Practice training. In the national survey, LGH's Family Medicine Program was ranked fourth in the Family ...

Source: LancasterOnline
Published: 13 Jan 2015

HEALTH MATTERS: Family Medicine Residency marks 20 years of doctor training

Every doctor travels the same general path: college ... After graduating from the residency, doctors are allowed to practice their specialty on their own. No supervision required. The Montana Family Medicine Residency, the first residency of any kind ...

Source: Billings Gazette
Published: 28 Jun 2016

How can medical schools contribute to the education, recruitment and retention of rural physicians in their region?

This has become important as the differences between urban and rural general practice diverge. Rural general practice/family medicine requires ... and medical schools can improve the education, recruitment and retention of rural physicians.

Source: World Health Organization
Published: 15 Jul 2010

Dr. Raymundo S. Magno, a longtime Dundalk family physician, dies

Magno, a longtime Dundalk family physician who cared for generations of families ... In 1971, Dr. Magno established a general medical practice in the 7800 block of Wise Ave. in Dundalk, with his wife serving as nurse. He eventually expanded the practice ...

Source: The Baltimore Sun
Published: 13 Aug 2018

Escape from the Mayo Clinic: Teen accuses world-famous hospital of 'medical kidnapping'

Art Caplan, head of the Division of Medical Ethics at the New York University School of Medicine ... the best interests of our patients. As a general practice, this includes sharing information with family members and facilitating family visits ...

Source: Sioux City Journal
Published: 15 Aug 2018

NEJM Knowledge+ Launches Family Medicine Board Review

Mark T. Nadeau, M.D., M.B.A., FAAFP, and the senior reviewer of the NEJM Knowledge+ Family Medicine question bank, confirms that by using this product, “You develop the knowledge base that will help you be successful in your practice and the high-stakes ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 19 Feb 2015

Aspiring doctors should pursue family medicine as a career: Director of Medical Services Benjamin Ong

SINGAPORE - The role of the family physician is set to become more important in Singapore, said Health Ministry's Director of Medical Services Benjamin ... practice will be less relevant as "many more doctors will need breadth and depth, and general ...

Source: The Straits Times
Published: 26 Aug 2017

Family details daughter's escape from Mayo Clinic

Alyssa and her family began to suspect that Mayo was trying to get a guardian ... medical ethics and health policy at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. After reviewing the documents, the experts wondered why Mayo did not allow ...

Source: News4Jax
Published: 14 Aug 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

General medicine and surgery for dental practitioners: part 5. Immunological disease and dental practice

At some stage in clinical practice all dental practitioners will encounter patients ... 1 It is clear from the above that practitioners should check for a history of recurrent infections, a family history of problems with the immune system and relevant ...

Source: Nature
Published: 08 Aug 2014

A Growing Number of Oregonians Love Technology So Much They Make It Part of Their Bodies

"In general, the Pacific coast seems to be a popular region for ... Samie Patnode, a longtime policy analyst at Oregon's Board of Electrologists and Body Art Practitioners, says the practice falls outside of the piercing and ornamentation that ...

Source: Willamette Week
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Bottoni named RHC-P and Army Medicine civilian employee of the year

During this time, he completed a general surgery internship and then ... Bottoni served as the chief of TAMC Sports Medicine before he entered into private practice. It was during this time that he realized the military health system is one of the last ...

Source: United States Army
Published: 10 Aug 2018

Graduate Medical Education in 2018 From the Perspective of a 1992 Intern

It became evident that the paradigm of medical education has shifted in parallel to the shifts of education and society in general. There are still system ... a medical career or even the first of their family to graduate from college.

Source: Healio
Published: 15 Aug 2018

From party boy and jail to family man - one gay dad’s story

He pushed forward anyway, and ended up getting a full scholarship to Loyola University, after which he graduated from LSU New Orleans School of Medicine ... allow him to practice a mind-and-body approach to substance abuse. I was the general manager ...

Source: Gay Star News
Published: 03 Aug 2018

A different type of family medicine

"It lets us focus on more personalized care and longer visits," she said. A typical family medicine practice could see about 2,000 patients, she said. Her plan, now, is to see 500 to 600 patients, all of whom can also contact her through text, email and ...

Source: Insurancenewsnet.com
Published: 30 Jun 2018

Dr. Conrad Murray -- I Want to Practice Medicine Again

Murray is also taking solace in the fact that the jury in the MJ wrongful death trial concluded AEG was not off base in hiring him because he was a competent general practitioner ... If he can't practice in the U.S., we're told he's not foreclosing ...

Source: TMZ
Published: 16 Oct 2013

New York will allow some undocumented immigrants to teach and practice medicine

The state of New York will allow some undocumented immigrants to teach and practice medicine after the state’s licensing ... Florida and Nevada also have eased some licensing restrictions. Attorney General Eric Schneiderman called the Regents' action ...

Source: Fox News
Published: 18 May 2016

Are Med School Grads Prepared to Practice Medicine?

Memories of those anxious first months of internship rushed back recently when I read about a new effort to improve the transition between medical school and residency training in the journal Academic Medicine. Each July at teaching hospitals across the ...

Source: New York Times Blogs
Published: 24 Apr 2014