Lincoln Medical Centre founded in 1839 and is a general medical and surgical hospital in Bronx, NY, with 355 beds. It is known for innovative programs addressing the specific needs of the community it serves, aggressively tackling such issues as asthma, obesity, cancer, diabetes and tuberculosis. Statistics: It is staffed by more than 300 physicians with a 347 bed capacity including 20 NICU beds, 30 ICU beds, 8 PICU beds, and an 11 station Dialysis center. It is a teaching hospital with a storied past and is renowned for its quality of care and patient experience. Survey data for the latest year available shows that 158,751 patients visited the hospitals emergency room. The hospital had a total of 20,998 admissions. Its physicians performed 3,133 inpatient and 9,724 outpatient surgeries. Research: The Internal Medicine Residency Program at Lincoln Medical Center is fully accredited by the American Council of Graduate Medical Education – ACGME and provides comprehensive post-graduate training in all areas of the vast field of Internal Medicine with an emphasis on the skills required for primary care practice. Specialty services are inclusive of, but not limited to, Asthma and Allergy, Cardiology, Dentistry, Gastroenterology, Genetics, Geriatrics, HIV/AIDS, Neurology, Orthopedics, Pain and Palliative Care, Renal Disease, Sickle Cell Disease, among many other specialties. Its Department of Graduate Medical Education oversees nine residency programs for training physicians and dentists in emergency medicine, general surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics & gynecology, pediatrics, oral maxillofacial surgery, general dentistry, a transitional year, and preliminary medicine programs.
The following is the list of articles by scholars from Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center that are published in OMICS International journals.