A pilot program is offering medical education to patients and to clinicians. ... In Maryland, the result was the iHOMES (Improving Health Outcomes and Medical Education for Sickle Cell Disease) network.
The Patient Centered Medical Home—The Rhode Island Experience Board of Governors Meeting, September 2008; Search Committee for Senior Vice President of Medical Education and Publishing, August 2010. ... Areas of expertise: Graduate medical education,
Some of the legislation builds on abortion-related concerns, while other bills delve into medical education, such as delineating what doctors should say near the final days of a patient's ... But I think the failure of the medical organizations and even
To help relieve the burden, the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) limits resident duty to 80 hours per week with a minimum of 1 day off each week, averaged ... To that end, residency programs adopt policies that separate
As medical education debts have ballooned and interest rates have shot up, loans have become the very barriers they were once meant to break down. ... Paying for medical education up front benefits all of these parties with a potential downside only for
In 2009 the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) levied a requirement that residents graduate with 22 observable behaviors (milestones) designed to secure 6 core competencies: patient care, medical knowledge, ... A recent Annals
They are concerned about medical and graduate medical education and the future of internal medicine as a profession. ... ACP's presence is important to provide access to leading clinical resources and facilitate local interaction and education through
Where: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia. The issue: Improving clinical observational skills among medical students. ... One of the goals of the class was to improve the way future physicians describe medical conditions, Dr.
of medical education and medical director of quality at Pacific Medical Centers in Seattle. ... Patients on a newer anticoagulant also should wear a medical alert bracelet or carry a medication list, he said.
Physician workforce problems were addressed in a 1996 paper about fairness and equity for foreign medical graduates and a 1998 paper on financing of graduate medical education. ... Work began on ACP's Physicians' Information and Education Resource (PIER)