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To the Editor:
—For some years a list of those hospitals on this continent which have been approved for internship has been prepared and issued by the Council on Medical Education and Hospitals of the American Medical Association. Arrangements have now been completed whereby this service for Canada will be assumed by the Department of Hospital Service of the Canadian Medical Association. After considerable study and deliberation a basis of approval has been formulated and adopted and copies of this basis of approval have been sent recently to all general hospitals in Canada with a capacity of 100 beds or over.The basis of approval as finally prepared sets a very high standard of internship service and should prove welcome to senior students and recent graduates of Canadian and American medical colleges desiring to take internship in Canadian hospitals. In a general way the basis of approval is very similar
Agnew GH. APPROVAL OF HOSPITALS IN CANADA FOR INTERNSHIP. JAMA. 1931;96(25):2139. doi:10.1001/jama.1931.02720510059025