academic medical center


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academic medical center

Academia A health care organization that is often linked to a medical school and hospital complex Missions: teaching of medical students and physicians in training; research; 3º Pt care in close affiliation or as part of a degree-granting university. See Ivory tower.
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The curriculum was developed after school administrators in an area of Texas whose school system lacked a sex education program asked members of the obstetrics and gynecology department of an academic medical center for assistance in choosing one.
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Gallagher have joined the Company as managing directors to focus on serving academic medical centers.
They may work on a joint venture with an insurance company or merge with other hospitals in the area, but they won't merge with another academic medical center.
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