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Equal work for unequal pay: the gender reimbursement gap for healthcare providers in the United States

PJ Grier Hot Topics in Research, News, September

Equal work for unequal pay: the gender reimbursement gap for healthcare providers in the United States ABSTRACT Introduction Gender disparities in income continue to exist, and many studies have quantified the gap between male and female workers. These studies paint an incomplete picture of gender income disparity because of their reliance on notoriously inaccurate or incomplete surveys. We quantified gender reimbursement disparity between female and male healthcare providers using objective, non-self-reported data and attempted to adjust the disparity against commonly held beliefs as to why it exists. Methods We analysed over three million publicly available Medicare reimbursement claims for calendar…

Draw it to Know It: Gross Anatomy Now Available!

Richard Saldivar Front Page, Library News, New Resources, News

The PCOM Library now offers Draw it to Know it for Neuroanatomy and Gross Anatomy! Draw it to Know it teaches medical sciences in a purely kinesthetic way, revitalizing a classic approach to science education for the modern classroom. Follow the simple directions below to register for Draw it to Know it now. To register, you must access the Draw it to Know registration page while on the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine network On the registration page, create a username and password Use this username and password at www.drawittoknowit.com anytime and anywhere For mobile access, download the Draw it…