Paul S. Mueller, FACP, is a former member of ACP's Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights Committee and an associate professor of medicine at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. ... The opinions expressed in this column represent the views of the
And then I knew that the pathologic manifestations of professionalism are not limited to medicine. ... No long gowns. No mozzetta. No penguin suits. And the only people that will care are those who remain blinded by professionalism.
ACP activities: Executive Committee, Board of Governors Class 2014 representative; Vice-chair, Ethics, Professionalism, and Human Rights Committee, 2013-2014; Clinical Skills Committee, 2008-present (Chair, 2012-present); Executive Committee of
This issue also covers ethics, decisions aids, and dosing and response to common drugs. ... One resource is ACP's recently updated Ethics Manual, whose seventh edition offers a six-step decision-making approach to ethical dilemmas.
only in that context do I broach questions about prognosis and ethical decision making.”. ... Sulmasy said. “Having ethics consultations available is key to being able to manage these difficult situations.”.
going to be harmed,” said Lois Snyder Sulmasy, JD, director of the American College of Physicians' Center for Ethics and Professionalism. ... We should all be more self-reflective.”. American College of Physicians.ACP Ethics Manual, Sixth Edition.
vice president for medical practice, professionalism and quality.
Opinions on pharmacy benefit managers, imaging, ethics and primary care. I have sued Medco for time spent filling out Prior Authorization forms, and won [ ACP InternistWeekly, March 18, 2008]. ... And what physician has the time or inclination to engage
Present positions: Professor of Medicine and Chairman, Department of Internal Medicine; Director, MU Center for Health Ethics; University of Missouri School of Medicine, Columbia, Mo. ... Professionalism, 2005-2007; Planning Committee for AAMC: New
contraindications. Many medical organizations and physicians argue that health care workers have an ethical obligation to protect themselves and their patients from influenza. ... The fundamental concept is that influenza vaccination for health care