Hims

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Keisha Jackson Professor: Steve Klense
Introduction to Health Services Management
The Johns Hopkins Hospital

The Johns Hopkins hospital was founded in 1889 and four years later the Johns Hopkins University School of medicine was opened. They had an up graded medical school curriculum with emphasis on the scientific method, which included the incorporation of bedside teaching and laboratory research as part of the instruction and integration of the school of medicine with the hospital through joint appointments. Hopkins medicine is the first major medical school in the United States to admit women; the first to use rubber gloves during surgery; the first to develop renal dialysis and CPR.
Two of the most far-reaching advances in medicine during the last 25 years were made at Johns Hopkins. The Noble Prize – winning discovery of restriction enzymes gave birth to the genetic engineering industry and the discovery of the brain’s natural opiates has triggered an explosion of interest in neurotransmitter pathways and functions. Johns Hopkins are also known for the identification of the three types of polio virus and the first “blue baby” operation, which opened the way to modern heart surgery. They are also the first to conduct many medical specialties, including neurosurgery, urology, endocrinology, and pediatrics.
The mission of Johns Hopkins Medicine is to improve the health of the community and the world by setting the standard of excellence in medical education, research and clinical care. Diverse and inclusive, Johns Hopkins Medicine educates medical students, scientists, healthcare professionals and the public; conducts biomedical research; and provides patient – centered medicine to prevent, diagnose and treat human illness.
The vision of Johns Hopkins Medicine is to provide a diverse and inclusive environment that fosters intellectual discovery,…...

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