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News stories from the past 60 days.

Dec 6, 2023 - Describes a new initiative among Arizona's 3 public universities to address healthcare workforce shortages in the state. Strategies include assistance with educational costs, new programs, and new residency positions, some with a rural focus.
Source: Cronkite News
Nov 8, 2023 - Announcement of the opening of a new health station for the Havasupai Tribe inside the Grand Canyon. The new facility includes specialty care, public health programming, staff living quarters, and more.
Oct 26, 2023 - Interview of a dermatology resident who is also a member of Navajo Nation. Describes healthcare needs on the reservation including discussion of water and other infrastructure, stigma, access to specialty care, nutrition, the impact of COVID-19, and the need for more Native American physicians.
Source: American Medical Association

Last Updated: 12/7/2023