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Register now for ACP's 2023 National Abstract Competitions

The deadline to submit an abstract is Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022, for all categories.
https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2022/11/22/5.htm
22 Nov 2022

Tackling administrative burdens one step at a time

ACP seeks to reduce and eliminate sources of administrative and regulatory burden and has developed significant policy recommendations to address the impact of these tasks.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2022/10/tackling-administrative-burdens-one-step-at-a-time.htm
1 Oct 2022

ACP calls for supporting, improving long-term care services

In a recent position paper, the College recommends universal catastrophic long-term care insurance, more support for the long-term care workforce and informal caregivers, and improvements in quality monitoring, among other reforms.
https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2022/07/19/2.htm
19 Jul 2022

Incorporating families into the care team

Involving one member of a patient's family can benefit the patient and boost work efficiency.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2022/07/incorporating-families-into-the-care-team.htm
1 Jul 2022

CME credits available in patient safety supplement

A supplement to the March 5 Annals of Internal Medicine, which offers 11 CME credits, focuses on a recent Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality–funded project, “Making Health Care Safer II: An Updated Critical Analysis of the Evidence for Patient Safety Practices.”
https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2013/03/05/7.htm
5 Mar 2013

Better care for patients with disability

Physicians report lacking knowledge about their legal responsibilities under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and may not be confident about their ability to provide the same quality of care to patients with disability as they do to those without it.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2022/06/better-care-for-patients-with-disability.htm
1 Jun 2022

ACP, New York chapter to collaborate to improve patient safety

ACP announced collaboration this month with the New York ACP chapter to extend New York's medical Near Miss Registry into a national patient safety reporting and professional educational program.
https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2012/06/26/9.htm
26 Jun 2012

Perioperative medicine changed in the pandemic

In the face of a lack of guidance on perioperative medicine during the COVID-19 pandemic, many hospitals are developing their own guidelines on timing of surgery after infection in vaccinated patients.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2022/05/perioperative-medicine-changed-in-the-pandemic.htm
1 May 2022

Flu-like illnesses appeared to spread through primary care office visits

A new study's findings on the spread of influenza offered lessons on reopenings of outpatient clinics during the pandemic and the value of virtual visits for patients with suspected respiratory infections, the authors said.
https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2021/08/10/2.htm
10 Aug 2021

Prevent, recognize impairment

Professional duties require physicians to recognize and address physician illness and impairment, but it is often difficult to recognize a colleague's condition and find an appropriate way of reporting and resolving it.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2019/09/prevent-recognize-impairment.htm
1 Sep 2019

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