Global Health

ACP: Position Paper Shares Top Principles of Volunteer Medical Experiences

ACP: Position Paper Shares Top Principles of Volunteer Medical Experiences

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The position paper focuses on the 4 accepted principles of healthcare: beneficence, nonmaleficence, justice, and respect for autonomy.

International Medical Graduates Moving to High-Income Countries: What Are the Consequences?

International Medical Graduates Moving to High-Income Countries: What Are the Consequences?

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Although international medical graduates provide invaluable services to the United States, these clinicians are also often a critical resource for their home countries.

Medical Tourism Needs Standardized Definition to Assess Full Economic Impact

Medical Tourism Needs Standardized Definition to Assess Full Economic Impact

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According to presentations at the GHPMF, several government bodies have dedicated financial incentives to states as well as medical service providers for programs aimed at attracting international patients.

A Doctor Reflects on His Past Medical Mission Trips

A Doctor Reflects on His Past Medical Mission Trips

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A physician reflects on his past medical missions to Haiti and shares what he could have done differently to make it a more satisfactory trip for him and his patients.

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