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Unique aspect of internship involves learning to meet needs

I am repeatedly impressed by the caliber of various clinical services, and my patient interactions have been challenging, educational and almost invariably gratifying. ... His professional goals include care redesign and the promotion of patient safety
April 2013

Influenza featured at infectious disease meeting

It's for safety. It's a patient safety issue. Let's have a dialogue.”. ... The first H1N1 patient identified in the U.S. was a participant in a trial of an investigational influenza test.
January 2010

Officer and Regent election results announced

Present position: General internist at Norristown Internal Medicine Associates. Current patient care activities: 100%. ... education; hospital finance/management; conflict of interest policies; quality and patient safety.
March 2012

What peers are made of and why it matters to medical education

Clinical responsibilities and patient care sometimes supersede educational obligations, and rigorous schedules absorb time and energy that could otherwise go toward individual reading. ... His professional goals include care redesign and the promotion of
January 2013

Rhode Island practice adopts patient-centered medical home

In a patient-centered medical home, patients have improved access to care and information,” said Dr. ... Patient safety also improves as the EMR alerts physicians to potential drug interactions or allergic reactions.”.
September 2010

Nominees named for College Officer and Regent positions

Current patient care activities: Internal medicine hospitalist service, 4 months per year (33% time). ... conflict of interest policies; quality and patient safety.
November 2013

Opioids

Clinicians should consider opioids only if expected benefits for both pain and function outweigh risks to the patient. ... Clinicians should continue opioid therapy only if there is clinically meaningful improvement in pain and function that outweighs
March 2016

Millennials, the same doctors in a changed environment

Dr. Jain and colleague Kiran Kakarala, MD, called this breakdown of responsibility the “cross-cover mindset” in a 2012 article in the Journal of Patient Safety. ... Dr. Jain said that the medical profession has always, by choice, been one of
October 2016

Dispensing drugs on site may help with patient compliance

Some experts worry that a profit motive could lead doctors to overprescribe and that the practice could impact patient safety. ... That is the last part of the process before the patient receives them and pays.
March 2008

Methadone challenging option for treatment of chronic pain

I always advise developing a treatment plan for the patient that includes goals and objectives of pain management,” Dr. ... However, if there is a pattern of aberrant behaviors that raises concerns for patient safety, then it is critical to discontinue
September 2014

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