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January 08, 2013

Gov. Otter should match UME slots with GME slots

The governor of Idaho wants to add 5 more slots for western state students to attend UWashington at in-state tuition rates. Nothing wrong with that: those students are likely to add to the healthcare workforce in their home states after their training. But not if they can't get into a residency program.

Gov. Otter should set up 5 state-sponsored residency slots in Idaho to match.

Posted by rbrent at January 8, 2013 06:35 AM


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