In the midst of an economic recession and escalating health care costs, the College develops directions and solutions for health care reform.
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The doctor's perspective on after hours and weekend medical care. Today's patients must adjust to seeing many physicians, many of whom are strangers. ... While this challenge is obvious from the patient's perspective, it's not easy for us either.
QD: News Every Day--Post-election wrap-up from the primary-care perspective. President Barack Obama gets another four years to roll out specific provisions of health care reform that had
Politics, propaganda, and perspective: how preventive medicine pertains. In any political campaign season, fidelity to facts is often sacrificed for the persuasiveness of propaganda. ... Preventive medicine can lend some very relevant perspective. As a
Making a commitment to change is never easy. Kralik decided to change his perspective, and his results are indeed stunning. ... His blog, GlassHospital, provides transparency on the workings of medical practice and the complexities of hospital care,
Another recent change is medical experts' perspective on the use of insulin for type 2 diabetes.
His blog, GlassHospital, provides transparency on the workings of medical practice and the complexities of hospital care, illuminates the emotional and cognitive aspects of caregiving and decision-making from the perspective
1. Stop artificially defining units of care from my perspective. The “office visit” is a unit defined from the physician’s perspective. ... In general, the more perspectives one has when looking at something, the more accurate the picture.
talk through and think through different perspectives while remaining connected to patient care. ... Through education and communication, our College can help bridge differences by providing a space where we can talk through and think through our