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The Prostate Cancer Program at Upstate Medical University offers advanced diagnostics and highly accurate, effective treatment. The method: relying on the most up-to-date training and technology.
State University of New York Upstate Medical University’s Department of Urology demonstrates the value of a strong academic department for everyone involved, from the students and residents to patients and their referring physicians to the scientific community at large.
On Aug. 7, I attended the annual White Coat Ceremony for first-year medical students at Upstate Medical University. Leading up to that day, to satisfy my curiosity, I did some personal research about medical education since World War II.
The most important ingredient to a successful robotic surgery program is a collection of highly skilled surgeons. That’s the focus at Crouse Hospital.
Frequently, it is in the mutual interest of a local hospital and physician medical practice to recruit a new physician to the community. The three parties to the negotiation — the physician to be recruited, the existing medical practice and the hospital — each have their own interests to address. In addition, distinct from the normal business terms that must be negotiated, various federal regulatory fraud and abuse and IRS concerns can make the process particularly daunting.
Just as medical practices are getting their sea legs with electronic health record (EHR) systems and meaningful use, another wave of massive change is headed their way in 2014.
Building code can be the place where healthcare needs and architectural design meet.