This book is the newly revised 4th edition of Castle Connolly's hot-selling consumer guide on how to obtain the very best health care in the New York City area. It is a unique book that provides information on about 6,000 of the best doctors in all 5 New York City boroughs, Westchester & Long Island counties, plus northern New Jersey & southern Connecticut. Programs & services of all acute care hospitals & HMOs in the region are described as well. The book explains what makes a doctor the best & lays out the criteria to use when choosing a physician. Sample questions for potential physicians & other health care providers are incorporated. Although oriented to local physicians, the book also lists "super-specialists", physicians known throughout the region to be outstanding in their field. Most doctors listed, regardless of their classification, are Board Certified. The physician listings include office address, phone numbers & HMO affiliations, as well as hospital affiliations & much more data, all vital to careful physician selection. The Guide also gives an overview of how to choose hospitals & HMO & offers a review of the inner workings of both. To order call 1-800-399DOCS, fax: 212-980-1716, or write Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., 150 E. 58th St., New York, NY 10155. Available through Independent Publishers Group.
The most up-to-date information on applications procedures and deadlines, tuition and student fees, and statistics on acceptance rates from every accredited medical school in the United States and Canada. For people who are just thinking about medicine as a career, we've also provided an overview of the entire application and medical school process, with a timeline to help you get started.
Includes descriptions of all accredited institutions of higher education offering a baccalaureate or higher degree. Also includes general information on professional and higher education in the U.S. Tables and appendices contain data on enrollment and degrees awarded.