TITLE

Down to business

AUTHOR(S)
Lazarus, Arthur
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Modern Physician;Mar1999, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the importance of an MBA degree for physician executives in the United States. Estimated number of physicians claiming administration as their primary specialty; Need for physician managers to learn more quickly the strategic skills considered essential for personal and professional success.
ACCESSION #
1619169

 

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