When you’re a doctor, there will be patients who are rude and obnoxious, but you always have to keep your cool and be professional. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has published mandatory rules, obliging on all inpatient and outpatient teaching settings, laying down the guidelines for what medical students in the United States may do, if they have not completed a clerkship or sub-internship.
Director was up next, she talked to us about how affordable medical school is…NOT… for UNMC, the total cost of tuition, interest, plus whatever else they add (sometimes I think they would even charge for the oxygen we breath if they could…capitalism at its finest) adds up to a whooping $50,000/year.
Candidates graduating from high school must attain high scores on the West African Examination Council’s (WAEC) Senior School Certificate Exam (SSCE/GCE) and high scores in four subjects (Physics, English, Chemistry, and Biology) in the University Matriculation Examination (UME).
Medical students study Liberal Arts and Science for the first 1-2 years, which include Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, and Foreign Languages together with 2 years long Basic Medicine (Anatomy, Physiology, Pharmacology, Immunology), Clinical Medicine, Public health , and Forensics for the next two years.
Years ago when I was growing up in New York, my parents went to a conference where a general authority said that the growth of the Church in New York simply did not justify the building of a temple and that he didn’t feel a temple would be built (if ever) in New York for many years.