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Latest updates on ACP's priorities, initiatives

physicians and other vaccinators to ensure patient safety and continuity of care, information technology issues, and reimbursement and billing. ... discussed firearm safety with a clinician, as well as to characterize these encounters.
February 2021

Preventing suicide in primary care

In cases like that, it feels heavier [than other patient deaths],” she said. ... on Quality and Patient Safety.
October 2018

Internship reflects how patient care guides medical education

Sitting quietly after learning of a patient's overnight death, and pumping my fist emphatically when one responds well to treatment. ... His professional goals include care redesign and the promotion of patient safety across care settings.
July 2013

Electronic medical records have yet to fulfill their potential

Patient safety should govern vendor contracts, not intellectual property ownership, liability or gag clauses. ... EHRs should be designed so physicians do fewer clerical tasks and more patient-related ones.
October 2011

E-prescribing incentives change to penalties on June 30

Since 2009, CMS has been offering an incentive for eligible professionals to implement and use electronic prescribing to improve the quality, efficiency and safety of health care delivered to beneficiaries. ... For example, the National ePrescribing
February 2011

Unique aspect of internship involves learning to meet needs

I am repeatedly impressed by the caliber of various clinical services, and my patient interactions have been challenging, educational and almost invariably gratifying. ... His professional goals include care redesign and the promotion of patient safety
April 2013

Nominees named for College Officer and Regent positions

Current patient care activities: Internal medicine hospitalist service, 4 months per year (33% time). ... conflict of interest policies; quality and patient safety.
November 2013

QI project helps raise vaccination rates

all vaccinations, of any kind, due mainly to concerns about safety or adverse effects, reported Sary O. ... All residents are now required to complete QI and patient safety certification, and Dr.
February 2018

What peers are made of and why it matters to medical education

Clinical responsibilities and patient care sometimes supersede educational obligations, and rigorous schedules absorb time and energy that could otherwise go toward individual reading. ... His professional goals include care redesign and the promotion of
January 2013

Methadone challenging option for treatment of chronic pain

I always advise developing a treatment plan for the patient that includes goals and objectives of pain management,” Dr. ... However, if there is a pattern of aberrant behaviors that raises concerns for patient safety, then it is critical to discontinue
September 2014

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