ERIC Number: EJ628133
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
What Matters: Making the Case for Public Support of Teaching Hospitals and Medical Schools.
Muller, Ralph W.
Academic Medicine, v76 n2 p201-07 Feb 2001
Reviews why academic medicine's institutions are unique and valuable; explains why the marketplace model, which has recently begun to dominate health care, does not work in this arena; and presents five approaches that leaders in academic medicine should take to work for the public good and strengthen public trust and support. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Edited version of the chair's address presented at the plenary session of the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Medical Colleges (11th, Chicago, IL, October 27-November 1, 2000).