There are two new editors: Susan Ayers from the University of Sussex and Kenneth Wallston from Vanderbilt University Medical Center. An Affirmative View, The Journal of Family Practice, 1989 Gerald T. Section Two: Primary Care: The Need for and the Role of Generalist Physicians. To facilitate this, the book is divided into four major sections. What Does Family Practice Need to Do Next? Category: Medical Author : Stephen L. The E-mail message field is required.
Part B: Nurse Practitioners and other Non-Physician Practitioners. Staying The Course There is no hard-and-fast rule about how long to stay with a field. Quality of Patient Care by Nurse Practitioners and Physician's Assistants: A Ten-Year Perspective, Annals of Internal Medicine, 1979 Harold C. It describes several theoretical models that provide a foundation for the structure of the U. Educators and medical students will also find it a very useful resource.
Education and Roles of Personal Physicians in Medical Practice, Journal of the American Medical Association, 1964 Lawrence E. Physician Workforce, Journal of the American Medical Association, 1996 David A. The Ecology of Medical Care, Journal of the American Medical Association, 1961 Kerr L. Economic and Demographic Trends Signal an Impending Physician Shortage, Health Affairs, 2002 and commentary by Kevin Grumbach Richard A. Support for this paper was provided by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Smoking and health insurance offer an interesting contrast. The Elusive Generalist Physician: Can We Reach a 50% Goal? Comparing Generalist and Specialty Care: Discrepancies, Deficiencies, and Excesses, Archives of Internal Medicine, 1998 Martin T.
Family Medicine, 2001 John P. In both of these fields, the foundation believes it has stimulated change and new thinking and that it is time to move on to new challenges, even as it tries to help the committed professionals in these fields find other sources of funding and other strategies to continue their work. Foundations with a statewide mandate, for example, can take a strategic approach by focusing on a few key issues and working with partners both governmental and nongovernmental to build fields at the state level. Reconstructing Primary Care for the 21st Century Kevin Grumbach and Thomas Bodenheimer. Sustaining the Development of Primary Care in Academic Medicine, Academic Medicine, 1998 Thomas Inui, et al.
Residency Training in Internal Medicine: Time for a Change? Health philanthropy now has a great opportunity to both stimulate and be a part of social change. The Intellectual Basis of Family Practice, Journal of Family Practice, 1975 G. Its special feature is its depth of analysis as the philosophical, social, and economic issues of managed care are developed. Selecting Fields Although every foundation wants to break new ground, it is not necessary to be the first out of the gate. International Immigration: Options for the U. Analysis of Nurse Practitioner Clinical Training Costs, 2002. Health System: Examines the current challenges of primary care and generalist medicineOffers a chronological history of the growth of generalist medicine since the 1950sReviews the models of care on which generalist medicine is based Analyzes the growth of three disciplines-general internists, family physicians, and pediatricians Looks at the supply and distribution of generalist physiciansDiscusses the education and training of generalist physiciansReports on the cost and quality of the care provided by generalists versus specialistsThis is the first volume in The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Series on Health Policy.
And even when a field is strengthened, why does it advance social change only some of the time? Influencing Academic Health Centers: The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Experience, To Improve Health and Health Care, 1998-1999 Lewis G. Alpert, Evan Charney -- Residency training in internal medicine: time for a change? Annals of Internal Medicine, 1986 Steven A. Field building is not easy and raises many issues. Residency Training in Internal Medicine: Time for a Change? General Internal Medicine at the Crossroads of Prosperity and Despair: Caring for Patients with Chronic Diseases in an Aging Society, Annals of Internal Medicine, 2001 Eric Larson. The 1970s and 1980s were, after all, the decades of the right-to-die movement, the Hemlock Society, and the landmark Karen Ann Quinlan court decision. Strengthening Research Capability And Scholarship The examples of field-building initiatives that we have used thus far are focused on specific problem areas.
Knickman San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2003. It also describes other targeted programs within the U. A National Study of Internal Medicine and Its Specialties: Primary Care in Internal Medicine, Annals of Internal Medicine, 1979 Robert C. Annals of Internal Medicine, 2002 Lewis G. Part A: Generalists and Specialists. Support of Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants, To Improve Health and Health Care, 1998-1999 Terrance Keenan.
By allocating substantial resources to this field, the foundation helped harness a movement that had been gathering steam for at least two decades. It concludes with a discussion and analysis of cost and cost control efforts. The content is extensively referenced with additional suggestions for further reading. Health Policy contains new contributions from preeminent authorities and a selection of groundbreaking articles and reports from the past forty years. An Affirmative View, The Journal of Family Practice, 1989 Gerald T. Still osteopathic methods, treatment of acutely ill hospital patients, somatic dysfunction, clinical research and trials, outcomes research, and biobehavioral interactions with disease and health.