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Rural Training Track Programs: A Guide to the Medicare Requirements

Description
Provides guidance to urban hospitals, rural hospitals, and rural nonhospital clinical training sites on how to take part in a Rural Training Track (RTT) to train residents to practice in rural areas. Explains how hospitals can receive additional payments from Medicare to train residents in an RTT program, beyond the graduate medical education (GME) caps in place since 1996.
Date
2017
Type
Document
Organization
Association of American Medical Colleges
Tagged as
Graduate medical education · Hospitals · Legislation and regulations · Medicare · Physicians