Couple new initiatives like this with ongoing efforts to reform medical education, and one gets hopeful that we can change health care to become smarter, more compassionate, and achieve better results. ... Dr. Schumann is a general internist. His blog,
Limeri, FACP, clinical medical director of primary care at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady, N.Y. ... Dr. Monahan mentioned his loss of control over scheduling continuing medical education and vacation time as a major drawback.
Some have to do with accredited continuing medical education (CME). Attending accredited CME programs and speaking at them as faculty are excluded from reporting, said Neil Kirschner, PhD, ACP's senior ... compensation for serving as faculty or as a
We must thin out the electronic medical record of redundant or inaccurate diagnoses while updating it with new history. ... imaging modalities, diagnostic reasoning, medical informatics, new medical education modalities, pre-code/code management,
In addition, participating physicians earn low-cost continuing education credits and are able to interact with colleagues with similar interests. ... Scott said. To solve the time issue, video conferences were scheduled during lunch and included an agenda
A few years ago, Lawrence Smith, FACP, was asked for advice by a concerned group of physicians while he was dean of medical education at Mt. ... Rutecki, MD, director of medical education at Mount Carmel Health System in Columbus, Ohio and a researcher
Why doesn't medical education promote more of it? ... If the data are to be believed, however, medical education doesn't always promote empathy, despite all of the recognition of its importance.
At this point, about 20% of medical students have debt over $200,000. ... I think that the real place to start is not necessarily in those that are out there and earning, but to align from the GME [graduate medical education].
Members of the American College of Physicians met with the leaders of subspecialty societies to develop ways to better coordinate care, redesign medical education and support the medical profession. ... attracting the “best and brightest” medical
One of those moments was sitting in on the CLER (Clinical Learning Environment Review), or the new Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education institutional site visit process, which is not meant ... This session was particularly salient for me