Academic Medical Centre

Academic Medical Centre

A health care facility that is often linked to a medical school and/or university complex and closely affiliated with or part of a degree-granting university. There are 120 to 380 academic medical centers in the US, depending on one’s definition.
Mission Teaching of medical students and physicians in training; research; tertiary patient care.
Additional components, AMCs Schools for other health professions—nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, and allied health professions—and other clinical entities—faculty group practices, community health centres, nursing homes and, increasingly, community-based networks of practitioners.
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Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) was yesterday formally recognised by Joint Commission International (JCI) for being the first healthcare organisation in the world to have all its hospitals qualified under the Academic Medical Centre accreditation programme.
All HMC hospitals have received the official Gold Seal of Approval for accreditation under the JCI Academic Medical Centre Hospital standards.
Gaining accreditation as an academic medical centre puts HMC alongside an elite international group of healthcare providers.
The Habtoor Leighton Group (HLG) has been awarded a contract with Fakeeh Academic Medical Centre, FZCO, for the construction of the first phase of the Fakeeh Academic Medical Centre (FAMC) in Dubai.
edge research and treatment facilities for the construction of the Fakeeh Academic Medical Centre.
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