Current Memphis Medical News

Memphis Bucks Trend in Pay Disparity for Nurses | Journal of the American Medical Association, Loewenberg School of Nursing, University of Memphis, Timothy Robison, Scott Baker, Baptist Memorial Health Care, Susan Ferguson, American Nurses Association, Margaret Sandidge, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare, Carol Ross-Spang, National Sample Survey of Registered Nurses, American Community Survey, Regional One Health, Peter McMenamin
Memphis Bucks Trend in Pay Disparity for Nurses

Study concludes males earn more than female counterparts in most other cities

The Memphis medical community mirrors the rest of the nation in its nursing population, with women holding 90 percent of nursing positions.


JAMES DOWD

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Telemedicine May Improve Healthcare Access in Tennessee

As the U.S. healthcare industry strives toward the apex of delivering the highest quality care at the lowest possible cost, we are adopting new ways to do things better, faster and cheaper.


PHiiT: Statewide Initiative Addresses Pressing Pediatric Issues
PHiiT: Statewide Initiative Addresses Pressing Pediatric Issues

In the fall of 2013, the Tennessee Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (TNAPP) launched a bold new initiative to address pediatric quality issues in primary care through the formation of the Pediatric Healthcare Improvement Initiative for Tennessee (PHiiT).


CINDY SANDERS