Eduardo de Alba, FACP
1 Jan 2008
Readers respond about retail clinic guidelines and EMRs.
1 Jan 2008
Patients' perceptions of waiting are key to their satisfaction, and therefore return and referral business. Making waiting rooms more like living rooms is one way to increase patient satisfaction and reduce frustration with delays.
1 Feb 2009
Bupropion combined with weight-focused counseling helps women quit
30 Mar 2010
Tylenol recall expanded
22 Jun 2010
Free patient resource on adult vaccines available
17 Aug 2010
An outpatient family practice clinic tries to reduce wait times by letting patients direct themselves to open exam rooms. As a result, wait times fell by half and patient satisfaction rose to its highest levels in 11 months.
1 Nov 2010
MKSAP Quiz: follow-up visit for dermatomyositis
7 Dec 2010
The latest issue of ACP Hospitalist is now online, featuring stories on partial DNRs, antibiotic stewardship and ICU care, plus more.
21 Jun 2011
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released an infection prevention guide aimed at outpatient facilities.
26 Jul 2011