Why have academic medical centers survived?

  title={Why have academic medical centers survived?},
  author={Hamilton Moses and Samuel O. Thier and David H. M. Matheson},
  volume={293 12},
Over the past decade, many observers predicted the demise of the academic medical center (AMC) due to competition from community hospitals and physicians, fragile finances, inefficiency, and organizational complexity. In 2004, we interviewed 23 AMC and community hospital administrators to determine why those predictions have proven unfounded, learn the… CONTINUE READING