policy efforts and effective advocacy.”. ... After lunch, we broke into five small groups, each with a different assignment: medical education reform, clinical practice and high-value care, advocacy, workforce issues, and the development of a plan
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After learning that they had been snookered by the slanted portrayal of Sherrod, federal officials backtracked from their criticism and offered her a promotion, handling outreach and advocacy and addressing issues
However, such actions harm our patients; alienate seniors, whose clout as an advocacy group is considerable; and break the societal contract that has given physicians their prestigious position in and trust ... Ethics and Professionalism recently
Hospitals report record profits thanks to accountable care organizations and bundled payments,’” said Harold Miller, executive director of the Center for Healthcare Quality and Payment Reform, a Pittsburgh-based advocacy organization.
Q: Does ACP intervene in any of the proposed edits? A: Yes, ACP advocacy functions routinely include reviews of the proposals relevant to internal medicine.
C. Calvert Dodson, III, MD, FACP, Chapter Advocacy Award. William J.
As the practice of medicine and the practice environment have evolved dramatically, the College is also changing to help our members and provide effective advocacy and leadership. ... The results thus far are excellent, with improved fiscal health,
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Groups represented at the meeting included a wide spectrum of perspectives from health care, including clinicians, insurers, industry, disease advocacy groups, academicians, and government groups from across the U.S.