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Early-morning Friday classes may prevent students from getting sloppy on 'thirsty Thursdays'
...e from other academic service obligations, or even salary
considerations." In summary, said Wood, university administrators should seriously consider increasing the number of Friday classes, either overall, or specifically for individuals who are at high risk for problem drinking. "Given that men and Gre...
Educational expenses for residents equals significant amount of salary
...gy residents use about 15% of their average annual salary
for educational expenses, according to a recent st... it during recertification when they have a higher salary
so that they dont have to endure such high costs as residents," he said. "This was a cross section...
ACP re-launches magazine for hospitalists
...ations reimbursement news affecting hospitalists salary
trends Approximately 85 percent of the country's 15,000 practicing hospitalists (physicians who provide general medical care for hospitalized patients) are internists. Hospitalists represent a growing field in internal medicine....
Small but substantial proportion of surgeons interested in part-time training
...and were also more likely to accept a reduction in salary
during those years. Of the survey respondents who were physicians, 9.1 percent had taken time off from their residency for reasons other than doing medical research. The authors suggest that even though not all residents would be interested in pa...
Bipolar disorder exacts twice depression's toll in workplace
...ence or poor functioning on the job, combined with salary
data, yielded an estimate of lost productivity due to the disorders. Poor functioning while at work accounted for more lost days than absenteeism. Although only about 1 percent of workers have bipolar disorder in a year, compared to 6.4 percent wit...
Center for Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine receives $8 million from Third Frontier Program
...ng Inc. Additionally, 61 new jobs with an average salary
of $64,925, have been created since the center was established. The original Wright Center award paid for two major construction projects: 1) 20,000 sq. ft. new research space at the Cleveland Clinic for a new Department of Stem Cell and Regenerativ...
Near 100 percent mammagraphy recall compliance costs less than a quarter per patient
...al clerical time and cost $1.03 per case (clerical salary
+ benefits averaged $17 per hour). Forty-eight out of 4,025 initially noncompliant patients received an average of six phone calls, (totaling 4.7 minutes) plus clerical costs for this group of $2.27 with the additional cost of $7.50 for a registered ...
Pay cuts lead to worker insomnia, but supervisor training helps
...upport and full information to those suffering the salary
cut. "There's both bad news and good news in thes...t two of the hospitals were informed about the new salary
system that would reduce their pay. Nurses continued using the insomnia questionnaires the followin...
UC San Francisco's Harrington wins GSA's 2005 Doris Schwartz Gerontological Nursing Award
...gislation on higher minimum staffing standards and salary
increases for California nursing home staff....
Substituting nurses for doctors results in high quality care, few savings
...ur of five studies on nurse-led urgent care, lower salary
costs were offset by this so-called "lower productivity" and increased use of resources. "As salary
differentials between nurses and doctors may vary from place to place and over time, the net saving ...
Being obese, underweight, associated with increased risk of death
...post-embargo at JAMA.com ) Editor's Note: Partial salary
support for Dr. Flegal was provided by the U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine. Cardiovascular Risk Factors Have Declined Substantially Over Past 40 Years Prevalence of high cholesterol levels, hypertension and smoking, particular...