Teaching Hospitals Are Wary of Losing Federal Money in Reforms

Jay Premack for The Chronicle

Karen S. Fisher, of the Association of American Medical Colleges: "We remain concerned about the levels of [medical] coverage. … A disproportionate number of people who are left out will end up being treated at academic health centers."
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As Congress inches closer to a showdown over legislation that would overhaul the nation's health-care system, medical educators are eyeing provisions that would expand the primary-care work force. And while they applaud the goal of extending health...

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