ERIC Number: EJ538207
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Rx for the Rural Health-Care Shortage.
Casto, James E.
Appalachia, v29 n3 p22-27 Sep-Dec 1996
A number of Appalachian initiatives aim to recruit rural doctors. West Virginia's three medical schools require all students to spend time working in rural clinics, where they develop an understanding of and connections to rural communities. In two rural Tennessee counties, East Tennessee State University maintains teaching medical practices staffed by medical and nursing faculty and graduate-level students. (SV)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Tennessee; West Virginia