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ERIC Number: EJ588142
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1040-2446
One Hospital's Successful 20-Year Experience with Physician Assistants in Graduate Medical Education.
Russell, John C.; Kaplowe, Joseph; Heinrich, Jeffrey
Academic Medicine, v74 n6 p641-45 Jun 1999
Describes a New Britain General Hospital (Connecticut) program that uses mid-level practitioners, including physician assistants (PAs), to augment diminished staffs of residents in surgical residencies. Topics discussed include program structure, efforts to reduce the potential for PA/resident conflict, protection of residency program integrity, maintaining humane on-call schedules, job satisfaction, turnover, and paying PA salaries. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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