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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29248073/pharmacy-student-involvement-in-student-run-free-clinics-in-the-united-states
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Dema Mohammed, Kyle Turner, Kylee Funk
INTRODUCTION: The role of pharmacy students in student-run free clinics (SRFCs) across the United States has not been well-defined. This study sought to assess the level of involvement and roles of pharmacy students in SRFCs as well as their interprofessional collaboration. METHODS: An online survey was sent to each pharmacy school registered with the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP). The survey addressed the following concepts within SRFCs: pharmacy student roles, precepting and school of pharmacy involvement, interprofessional experience, leadership positions held by pharmacy students, and dissemination of feedback in this service-learning experience...
January 2018: Currents in Pharmacy Teaching & Learning
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29202155/changes-in-health-professional-students-attitudes-toward-the-underserved-impact-of-extended-participation-in-an-interprofessional-student-run-free-clinic
#2
Brian Sick, Lei Zhang, Anne Marie Weber-Main
This study assessed the impact of volunteering for 2 years in an interprofessional student-run free clinic (SRFC) on the attitudes of health professional students toward the medically underserved. The Health Professionals' Attitudes Toward the Homeless Inventory was administered to students from six different health professions at three time points: before, after 1 year, and after 2 years of volunteering in an SRFC. The results were compared to students who never applied to the SRFC and those who applied but were not accepted...
2017: Journal of Allied Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29182406/assessing-quality-of-care-through-client-satisfaction-at-an-interprofessional-student-run-free-clinic
#3
Kian Asanad, Jimmy Zheng, Alec Chan-Golston, Eric Tam, May Bhetraratana, Chiao-Wen Lan, Mindy Zhao, Ridwa Abdi, Farah Abdi, Elena Vasti, Michael L Prelip
Student-run free clinics (SRFCs) have become important contributors not only to improve access to primary-care services for homeless and uninsured populations but also to enhance health sciences student education. In order for SRFCs to reliably provide high quality healthcare services and educationally benefit students, it is imperative to assess client perceptions of the quality of care provided. The objective of this study was to evaluate the delivery of healthcare services through a client satisfaction questionnaire at the University of California, Los Angeles Mobile Clinic Project (UCLA MCP)...
November 28, 2017: Journal of Interprofessional Care
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29176094/providing-specialty-care-for-the-poor-and-underserved-at-student-run-free-clinics-in-the-san-francisco-bay-area
#4
Max Bolun Liu, Grace Xiong, Victoria Lynn Boggiano, Patrick Peiyong Ye, Steven Lin
This report describes the model of specialty clinics implemented at Stanford University's two student-run free clinics, Arbor Free Clinic and Pacific Free Clinic, in the San Francisco Bay Area. We describe our patient demographic characteristics and the specialty services provided. We discuss challenges in implementing specialty care at student-run free clinics.
2017: Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28956683/investigating-student-perceptions-at-an-interprofessional-student-run-free-clinic-serving-marginalised-populations
#5
Tina Hu, Kelly Anne Cox, Joyce Nyhof-Young
Many health profession schools have student-run free clinics (SRFCs), but their educational relevance has not been well studied. The aim of this study was to evaluate the learning experiences and skills developed among interprofessional healthcare students at an SRFC serving marginalised populations, in order to provide data for ongoing programme improvement and recommendations for other SRFCs based on lessons learned. Under 1:1 supervision with a preceptor, interprofessional students completed three clinical shifts at an SRFC and attended a reflection session...
January 2018: Journal of Interprofessional Care
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28891780/the-role-of-social-work-in-free-healthcare-clinics-and-student-run-clinics
#6
Susan Warren, Erin Puryear, Megan Chapman, Tracey Marie Barnett, Lanita S White
BACKGROUND: The role of social work in free healthcare clinics and student-run clinics remains an understudied topic. METHOD: We conducted a literature review of the published studies through four online databases: Google Scholar, Social Work Abstracts, Academic Search Complete, and PsycInfo. RESULTS: The literature review revealed 449 possibly relevant studies, but only nine met the criteria for the final review. Based on these findings, social work is not fully utilized in free healthcare clinics and student-run clinics...
November 2017: Social Work in Health Care
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28862475/a-survey-of-canadian-interprofessional-student-run-free-clinics
#7
Enoch Ng, Tina Hu
Student-run free clinics (SRFCs) have existed in Canada since 1971, providing interprofessional healthcare to underserved populations. SRFCs are seen as vehicles for socially accountable health professional education. Literature on how Canadian SRFC function is lacking. Web-based surveys were sent to student leaders from Canadian SRFCs regarding their 2014 activities. All six fully-functioning SRFCs responded reporting on the following: services provided, professions involved, governing structure, funding sources, clients seen, types of care sought, students and preceptors involved, as well as perceived strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats...
November 2017: Journal of Interprofessional Care
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28789732/an-innovative-role-for-nursing-students-within-a-student-run-free-clinic
#8
Julie A Poore, Lesley B Milgrom, Lisa Edgington
Historically, the majority of nurses have been employed by hospitals. However, the changing landscape of health care has seen a shift to other areas of practice. Nursing graduates must be prepared to work collaboratively with a shared vision that is patientcentered and team-oriented. To better prepare students for collaborative practice, a School of Nursing developed a course for senior level nursing students that included a clinical experience within a student-run free clinic. Nursing students were able to enhance clinic services by providing health screening, patient navigation, patient education, health coaching, and patient follow-up...
August 1, 2017: Creative Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28720632/improving-efficiency-while-improving-patient-care-in-a-student-run-free-clinic
#9
Jason S Lee, Kristen Combs, Magdalena Pasarica
INTRODUCTION: Student-run free clinics (SRFCs) have the capacity to decrease health care inequity in underserved populations. These facilities can benefit from improved patient experience and outcomes. We implemented a series of quality improvement interventions with the objectives to decrease patient wait times and to increase the variety of services provided. METHODS: A needs assessment was performed. Problems related to time management, communication between staff and providers, clinic resources, and methods for assessing clinic performance were identified as targets to reduce wait times and improve the variety of services provided...
July 2017: Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine: JABFM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28698827/evaluating-student-attitudes-perceptions-of-interprofessional-experiences-following-participation-in-a-student-run-free-clinic
#10
Aleksandr Kovalskiy, Rahim Ismail, Kelvin Tran, Anand Desai, Amna Imran, Caridad Hernandez
It is increasingly evident that patient health outcomes are improved when they are treated by an effective interdisciplinary healthcare team. Many also endorse that learning to function collaboratively in interdisciplinary settings should start at the onset of one's medical education. Student-run free clinics, such as the University of Central Florida College of Medicine's (UCF COM) KNIGHTS (Keeping Neighbors In Good Health Through Service) Clinic, provide opportunities for students to work in concert with other healthcare professionals...
February 23, 2017: Curēus
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28628720/cost-effective-teaching-of-radiology-with-preclinical-anatomy
#11
James S Wilson, Jacqueline Alvarez, Bonnie C Davis, Andre J Duerinckx
Graduating physicians in all subspecialties have an increased need for competency in radiology, particularly since the use of diagnostic imaging continues to grow. To integrate the teaching of radiology with anatomy during the first year of medical school at Howard University, a novel approach was developed to overcome the limitations of resources including funding, faculty, and curricular time. The resulting program relies on self-study and peer-to-peer interactions to develop proficiency at manipulating free versions of medical image viewer software (using the DICOM standard), identifying normal anatomy in medical images, and applying critical thinking skills to understand common clinical conditions...
June 19, 2017: Anatomical Sciences Education
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28529218/assessment-of-hypertension-management-and-outcomes-at-an-indianapolis-student-run-free-clinic
#12
Benjamin Wahle, Kathryn Meyer, Meredith Faller, Komal Kochhar, Javier Sevilla
PURPOSE: To characterize the quality of health care at student-run free clinics (SRFCs) by analyzing hypertension management and outcomes at the Indiana University Student Outreach Clinic (IUSOC). METHODS: A retrospective review of medical records was conducted for hypertensive patients managed at IUSOC over 15 months (N = 64). Indiana University Student Outreach Clinic's hypertension control rate was compared with National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) data...
2017: Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28441200/a-call-for-residents-to-get-more-involved-with-student-run-free-clinics
#13
Timothy F Fernandez, Alexandria C Kraus, Kristin M Olson
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
May 2017: Academic Medicine: Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28389399/integrating-musculoskeletal-education-and-patient-care-at-medical%C3%A2-student-run-free-clinics
#14
Thomas McQuillan, Nate Wilcox-Fogel, Emily Kraus, Amy Ladd, Michael Fredericson
BACKGROUND: Student-run free clinics (SRFCs) have emerged as an important educational component of United States (US) medical schools. Despite the prevalence of musculoskeletal (MSK) problems presenting to SRFCs, students and clinics are often unprepared to diagnose and to treat common MSK complaints. OBJECTIVE: We sought to determine the scope of diagnosis and treatment at a medical student-run free clinic specializing in musculoskeletal care using physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R) residents...
April 5, 2017: PM & R: the Journal of Injury, Function, and Rehabilitation
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28367389/the-effect-of-volunteering-at-a-student-run-free-healthcare-clinic-on-medical-students-self-efficacy-comfortableness-attitude-and-interest-in-working-with-the-underserved-population-and-interest-in-primary-care
#15
Kelvin Tran, Aleksandr Kovalskiy, Anand Desai, Amna Imran, Rahim Ismail, Caridad Hernandez
INTRODUCTION: The number of primary care physicians in the United States continues to lag behind the number of uninsured people. There has been a growing demand for medical students to improve their self-efficacy, comfortableness, attitude, and interest in working with the underserved and in primary care. This study aims to discern whether volunteering at a student-run, free healthcare clinic has a positive impact on these five variables of interest or not. METHODS: A 95-item survey was distributed through Qualtrics Survey Software (Qualtrics, Provo, UT, USA) to medical students from the Class of 2018 and Class of 2019 at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine...
February 23, 2017: Curēus
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28302153/students-as-effective-harm-reductionists-and-needle-exchange-organizers
#16
EDITORIAL
Kyle Barbour, Miriam McQuade, Brandon Brown
BACKGROUND: Needle exchange programs are safe, highly effective programs for promoting health among people who inject drugs. However, they remain poorly funded, and often illegal, in many places worldwide due to fear and stigma surrounding drug use. Continued advocacy, education, and implementation of new needle exchanges are thus essential to improve public health and reduce structural inequality. COMMENTARY: We argue that students, and especially professional and graduate students, have the potential to play an important role in advancing harm reduction...
March 17, 2017: Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28263115/student-run-free-clinics-providing-more-than-care
#17
Kayla Sample, Rachel Johnson, Leslie Sharkey, Emily Walz, Kristi Flynn, Larissa Minicucci
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
March 15, 2017: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28260143/insurance-enrollment-at-a-student-run-free-clinic-after-the-patient-protection-and-affordable-care-act
#18
Megan McGeehan, Rebecca DeMaria, Pamela Charney, Ashita S Batavia
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) aims to increase insurance coverage through government subsidies. Medical student-run free clinics (SRFC) are an important entry point into the healthcare system for the uninsured. SRFCs do not have a standardized approach for navigating the complexities of enrollment. The Weill Cornell Community Clinic (WCCC) developed a unique enrollment model that may inform other SRFCs. Our objective is to describe enrollment processes at SRFCs throughout New York City, and to evaluate enrollment outcomes and persistent barriers to coverage at WCCC...
August 2017: Journal of Community Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28191371/the-effect-of-medical-student-volunteering-in-a-student-run-clinic-on-specialty-choice-for-residency
#19
Ashley Brown, Rahim Ismail, Glenn Gookin, Caridad Hernandez, Grace Logan, Magdalena Pasarica
INTRODUCTION:  Student-run free clinics (SRFCs) are a recent popular addition to medical school education, and a subset of studies has looked at the influence of SRFC volunteering on the medical student's career development. The majority of the research done in this area has focused on understanding if these SRFCs produce physicians who are more likely to practice medicine in underserved communities, caring for the uninsured. The remainder of the research has investigated if volunteering in an SRFC influences the specialty choice of medical school students...
January 9, 2017: Curēus
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28166577/longitudinal-hypertension-outcomes-at-four-student-run-free-clinic-sites
#20
Sunny D Smith, Steven M Rojas, Junwen Huang, Kuangyi Yang, Florin Vaida
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Student-Run Free Clinics (SRFCs) play a significant role in medical education yet there is minimal information about patient outcomes over time in this setting. The purpose of this study was to assess longitudinal outcomes of hypertension management during routine care at four SRFC sites, while comparing control rates with national standards, and examining for characteristics independently associated with uncontrolled hypertension. METHODS: The authors conducted a retrospective medical record review of visits from January 2004 through April 2016 with an initial visit for hypertension and a follow-up visit 9 to 15 months later...
January 2017: Family Medicine
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