Columbia/HCA launches MBA program for doctors

July 1997
Primary Care Weekly;07/14/97, Vol. 3 Issue 27, p8
Reports on Columbia/HCA's launching of a master of business administration degree (MBA) program for doctors in collaboration with the University of Tennessee's College of Business.


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