HCA to help Belmont University open medical school

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” HCA Healthcare will bring world-class knowledge to Belmonts College of Medicine, using our trainees extraordinary faculty trainers and a pathway to residency and medical positionings,” Belmont President Bob Fisher, PhD, said in a news release. “A College of Medicine is the natural next step in Belmonts health care offerings. Its not an easy action, however its characteristic of Belmont University to take on challenges and do big things, and do those things well.”.

Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn., announced Oct. 15 that it will release a new college of medicine in collaboration with Nashville-based HCA Healthcare.

HCAs TriStar Health will supply the clinical components needed for the college, consisting of clinical clerkships for third-year medical students and clinical elective rotations for fourth-year students..

HCA Healthcare CEO Sam Hazen said the college will help attend to the doctor shortage in the U.S..

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