Factors determining medical students' and residents' satisfaction during VA-based training: findings from the VA Learners' Perceptions Survey.

@article{Cannon2008FactorsDM,
  title={Factors determining medical students' and residents' satisfaction during VA-based training: findings from the VA Learners' Perceptions Survey.},
  author={Grant Cannon and Sheri Keitz and Gloria J. Holland and Barbara K. Chang and John M. Byrne and Anne M. Tomolo and David C. Aron and Annie B Wicker and T. Michael Kashner},
  journal={Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges},
  year={2008},
  volume={83 6},
  pages={611-20}
}
PURPOSE To compare medical students' and physician residents' satisfaction with Veterans Affairs (VA) training to determine the factors that were most strongly associated with trainee satisfaction ratings. METHOD Each year from 2001 to 2006, all medical students and residents in VA teaching facilities were invited to complete the Learners' Perceptions Survey. Participants rated their overall training satisfaction on a 100-point scale and ranked specific satisfaction in four separate… CONTINUE READING