Why does the internal medicine department have so many patients who are sicker than the doctors?

The Internal Medicine Department at the University of California, San Francisco, is one of the best performing internal medicine departments in the country.The department has more than 5,500 residents, and it has the highest per-capita patient numbers in the nation.The San Francisco Health Department has the lowest per-person patient numbers at 1,717.Both departments have very …

How to make the most of the health care job

RICHMOND, Va.(AP) The job market is tightening.So are opportunities.The American Medical Association has issued a warning about a new round of job cuts and layoffs in medical jobs, including an influx of new hires into regional and urban clinics.The AMA says more than 1,000 new medical jobs will disappear by the end of 2018, including …

New Zealand hospital: ‘No evidence to support claims’

The New Zealand Health Service (NZHS) has rejected a claim by a patient who was denied treatment at an internal medicine department in Auckland that he was suffering from a serious form of cancer.The claim was made in response to an internal email from the hospital to staff.In an internal communication obtained by The Dominion …