Author: Karim Sariahmed, MD

Karim Sariahmed, MD Karim Sariahmed, MD (1 Posts)

Resident Physician Contributing Writer

Albert Einstein College of Medicine


Karim is a PGY-1 in the Montefiore Primary Care and Social Internal Medicine Program and a member of PPF-PA.




Patients, Providers and the Working Class: Lessons for Health Workers from the Closing of Hahnemann Hospital

I had just started my first clerkship of third year at a nearby hospital when the news broke. Hahnemann Hospital, the main teaching hospital of my medical school, was closing. More accurately, the hedge fund manager who purchased the hospital a year earlier was filing for bankruptcy. He separated the valuable Center City real estate from the hospital itself to ensure a tidy profit for investors at the expense of patients and staff.

Karim Sariahmed, MD Karim Sariahmed, MD (1 Posts)

Resident Physician Contributing Writer

Albert Einstein College of Medicine


Karim is a PGY-1 in the Montefiore Primary Care and Social Internal Medicine Program and a member of PPF-PA.