|Hospital Acquisitions of Practices Apparently Slowing in Memphis|
Merged Gastro One remaining independent
Healthcare systems across the United States have been express-purchasing physician practices in great quantity during the last two or three years.
GINGER H. PORTER
|Komen Memphis – Saving Lives in the Mid-South Since 1992|
It happened to her the same way it happens to many women. The Baptist mobile mammography vehicle was in the parking lot of her employer, Medtronic, and it was time for her check-up.
|VA Offers Attractive Alternatives to Private Practice|
Is understaffing caused by inability to hire physicians?
The Memphis VA Hospital has been flagged as part of the ongoing Veterans Administration investigation involving long wait time for care.
EMILY ADAMS KEPLINGER
|COMMENTARY: Why Doctors Should Become Involved in the Political Process |
Editor’s Note: Manoj Jain, MD, is an infectious disease specialist who is running for Shelby County Commissioner for District 13. He has contributed articles to various publications including the Memphis Commercial Appeal and the Washington Post. Professionally, Jain serves as medical director of quality at QSource, Tennessee's Quality Improvement Organization and is an adjunct faculty member at Rollins School of Public Health.
MANOJ JAIN, MD