Clinics and organizations are struggling to serve patients as coronavirus cases rise and the number of people with health insurance declines.
Median medical school graduate debt in 2018 was $200,000, according to the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC).
Three clinicians discuss their inspiration to give back through medicine.
Four physicians from diverse specialties discuss factors that motivate their work with organizations providing medical care to underserved communities around the world.
As the healthcare landscape changes, medical charities are adapting their approaches to meet clients’ needs more effectively.
Religious institutions and organizations such as Doctors Without Borders have long facilitated physicians’ provision of philanthropic medical care and other services in areas impacted by disease, poverty and war.
When the Health Insurance Marketplace launched in 2014, millions of previously uninsured Americans gained coverage. But implementation of the ACA does not appear to have decreased the public’s reliance on free and charitable care.
Improving the Health Status of the Community by Supporting Family Health and Fitness
Cross-border consultations have become commonplace, but developing best practices for international telemedicine is as much a question of regulation and technology as one of healthcare protocols.
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