August 9, 2012

Fellowships, Residencies & CME at Massachusetts General Hospital

Fellowships, Residencies and CME at Massachusetts General Hospital

Study Subject: Medical and related fields
Course Level: Postgraduate (fellowships, research, internships, trainings)
Course Provider: Mass General
Courses can be taken at: USA

Course Description
Mass General is a founding member of Partners HealthCare, an integrated health care delivery system that includes the two founding academic medical centers, community hospitals, primary care and specialty physicians, specialty facilities, community health centers and other health-related entities.

Since 1811, Massachusetts General Hospital (Mass General) has been committed to delivering standard-setting medical care. Throughout the decades, the hospital has had a consistent commitment to advancing that care through pioneering research and educating future health care professionals.
The third oldest general hospital in the United States and the oldest and largest hospital in New England, Mass General continues its tradition of excellence today.
On July 17, 2012, Mass General was named America's best hospital by U. S. News & World Report based on our quality of care, patient safety and reputation in 16 different specialites.
In 2008, Mass General was redesignated a Magnet hospital, the highest honor for nursing excellence awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Scholarship eligibility depends on the particular program you wish to pursue.
NOTE: Visit the official Mass General site (see link below) to determine specific eligibility criteria.

Eligible groups
Health care and related professionals of any nationality who meet up with the specific eligibility criteria; including physicians, nurses, allied health professionals, physical, occupational and speech and language therapists and other health professionals

Participating Institution(s)
Massachusetts General Hospital (Mass General), Boston; Massachusetts. USA

World-Class Patient Care:
Our 907-bed medical center, located in the heart of Boston, offers sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery. We offer high-quality care and services in four health centers in the Boston area. The hospital also holds concurrent Level 1 verification for adult and pediatric trauma and burn care.
Our five multidisciplinary care centers – known worldwide for innovations in cancer, digestive disorders, heart disease, transplantation and vascular medicine – unite specialists across the hospital to offer patients comprehensive, state-of-the-art medical care.
In addition, through MassGeneral Hospital for Children, we provide a full range of pediatric health care services, from primary care to cutting-edge treatments of complex and rare disorders.

Fields of study
Science and Medicine, Continuing Medical Education and related fields (Nursing, Pharmacy, Hospital Administration, etc).
Massachusetts General Hospital offers specialized residencies and fellowships in each of our multidisciplinary care centers and clinical departments. Search below (see link below) to find out more about educational opportunities at Mass General.

Number of awards
At our main campus and four health centers in Charlestown, Chelsea, Revere and the North End, Mass General annually:
  • Admits 47,000 inpatients
  • Handles nearly 1.4 million outpatient visits
  • Records 88,000 emergency room visits
  • Performs 38,000 operations
  • Delivers 3,600 babies
Course benefits
Massachusetts General Hospital is recognized as a leader in patient care, education and research, ranking among the most prestigious medical institutions. Massachusetts General Hospital – the largest teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School – prepares future health care professionals and trains providers in innovative therapies.

A Research Powerhouse:
Mass General has long been a leader in successfully bridging innovative science with state-of-the-art clinical medicine. With an annual research budget of nearly $550 million, Mass General conducts the largest hospital-based research program in the United States - a program that spans more than 20 clinical departments and centers across the hospital. This funding drives discoveries and breakthroughs in basic and clinical research, which translate into new and better treatments that transform medical practice and patient care. Learn more about Mass General research.

An Emphasis on Teaching:
Mass General is the original and largest teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, where nearly all of our staff physicians serve on the faculty. Since the hospital’s founding, Mass General has been committed to training and mentoring the next generation of international leaders in science and medicine, providing a wealth of opportunities for physicians, nurses, allied health professionals, physical, occupational and speech and language therapists and other health professionals. These talented men and women, in turn, lend fresh and innovative perspective on how to treat and care for patients. See medical residency and fellowship opportunities at Mass General.

Setting the Bar for Quality & Safety:
Safety, effectiveness, patient centeredness, timeliness, efficiency and equity – these six tenets established by the Institute of Medicine are the foundation of our approach to quality and safety. We measure our performance, set high goals and track our progress toward those goals. We compare ourselves against local and national benchmarks in key quality and safety areas to ensure we deliver the highest quality and safest care possible. Learn more about our quality and patient-safety programs.

Reaching Out to the Community:
Our work has always been guided by the needs of patients and their families. Mass General partners with communities to build, improve and sustain health care delivery and increase the health and well-being of those who live and work and these communities. Read about how Mass General is making a difference locally and globally.

Scholarship Application Deadline: Rolling (varies / ongoing)
Scholarship Open to International students: No

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