American College of Physicians: Internal Medicine — Doctors for Adults ®


January-February Observer Contents

Special focus

Special focus: depression
New feature takes a look at this insidious disease.
Jan.-Feb. '05


Pay-for performance takes off in California
First bonus checks are slim, but physicians plan to stay the course to improve quality.
Jan.-Feb. '05

Texas tort reform: One year later, some physicians say they're reaping big benefits
However, not all liability carriers here have dropped premium rates.
Jan.-Feb. '05

Overcoming resistance to disease management
Key factors that drive acceptance are collaboration, competition and positive results.
Jan.-Feb. '05

Web only:
Managing disease: a healthy—and growing—trend?
Jan.-Feb. '05

Annual Session: showcasing internists' artistic talents
The College is soliciting exhibit entries from physicians who are about a lot more than practicing medicine.
Jan.-Feb. '05

Your Practice

How to fill for the new "Welcome to Medicare" exam
Billing tips and covered benefits for the new Medicare initial preventive physical exam.
Jan.-Feb. '05

College Watch

President's Column
A New Year's resolution: Tackle the problem of obesity
For many of us, the holidays mean overeating and an intemperate use of alcohol.
Jan.-Feb. '05

Washington Perspective

The brave new world of pay-for-performance programs
Are physicians ready for pay-for-performance?
Jan.-Feb. '05

College Briefs

ACP's MLE wins first place-place award.
Jan.-Feb. '05

ACP Ethics Committee member receives national ethics award.
Jan.-Feb. '05

College expands online recertification resources.
Jan.-Feb. '05

Policy Briefs

ACP: MedPAC should champion payment changes.
Jan.-Feb. '05

College-backed sickle-cell bill becomes law.
Jan.-Feb. '05

Member News

Chapters present Laureate Awards, others
Jan.-Feb. '05


The MKSAP Challenge
A young pregnant woman has a two-hour episode involving sudden onset of severe anterior chest pain that radiates to her neck.
Jan.-Feb. '05



Chapter Meetings


This is a printer-friendly version of this page

Print this page  |  Close the preview




Internist Archives Quick Links

What will you learn from your Annals Virtual Patient?

Annals Virtual Patient

Annals Virtual Patients is a unique patient care simulator that mirrors real patient care decisions and consequences. CME Credit and MOC Points are available. Start off with a FREE sample case. Start your journey now.

Internal Medicine Meeting 2015 Live Simulcast!

Internal Medicine Meeting 2015 Live Simulcast

Unable to attend the meeting this year? On Saturday, May 2, seven sessions will be streamed live from the meeting. Register for the simulcast and earn CME credit after watching each session. Watch it live or download for later viewing.