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Weekly poll: OSHA and resident physicians’ hours

Both sides have stated their cases on whether OSHA should look into the amount of hours that resident training programs require physicians to work: Public Citizen and other advocacy groups want OSHA regulation [1] while the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education wants the agency to keep its distance. [2]

Are the hours that resident physicians work a valid concern for OSHA?

Click on the links below to take the OSHA Healthcare Advisor Weekly Poll and to see the results.

Click here to take the poll. [3]

View poll results here. [4]

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