Health Professions

Health Professions
Nov 10, 2017
In a move that wouldn’t have been allowed a generation ago, a for-profit medical school is relocating from Dominica to Tennessee as its campus undergoes repairs from damage caused by Hurricane Maria. Other for-profit medical schools are already operating in the U.S.
Apr 26, 2017
The broad expansion of online programs has led to a dramatic increase in the number of registered nurses earning bachelor's degrees.

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February 8, 2012

Professional schools that have been nearly impossible to get into are adding slots.

August 9, 2011
Critics question plan to merge Catholic health group with teaching facility for University of Louisville medical school.
July 6, 2011
Lincoln Memorial plans to enter field with very few institutions, and to offer six-year bachelor's/D.V.M. option.
May 11, 2011
Medical education associations and foundations and push common skills that will allow doctors, nurses and other health care professionals to work better together.
April 1, 2011
Panel proposes major overhaul: adding social sciences, killing the writing section and opening the way for consideration of personal qualities.
February 25, 2011
More medical schools offer better-balanced work-life policies to faculty, new study finds, but few actually use them.
January 21, 2011
New report argues for-profit sector is not producing the kinds of health care professionals that are really needed.
January 12, 2011
Supreme Court ruling backs Treasury Department against hospital and U. of Minnesota, saying doctors-in-training are subject to payroll taxes.
January 3, 2011
Did 4 nursing students deserve to be kicked out of their program for a photograph they took and posted?
October 14, 2010
First-year enrollment gains a bit over all at U.S. institutions, with numbers most dramatic for underrepresented minorities.

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