Sponsler said. She noted that M&M conferences generally can help academic programs meet their Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education core competencies. ... On the other hand, there is some evidence that M&M conferences do produce some
Since hospitals have taken on the onerous task of trying to define and implement quality, it is time for medical education to do the same. ... It is clear to me, however, that medical educators need to start thinking about medical education in terms of
What's actually happening in residency education with our interns, in this new era of EMR and duty-hours restrictions? ... What we want is for [leaders in medical education] to decide “Is this what we actually want from our residency training
According to some, the intern-to-junior-resident transition is the toughest one in medical education. ... The reality with graduate medical education in the era of work-hour restrictions is that we all need to find ways to buttress quality of patient
MD, MPH, a hospitalist at Brigham and Women's Hospital and instructor of medicine at Harvard Medical School in Boston. ... Education. However, many had flaws, including lack of real-time updating and integration with EHRs and the potential for human
1, 2014, to Nov. 30, 2015, for 15 medical conditions and six surgical procedures. ... Indirect medical education (IME) payments were not included in the primary analysis because they were designed to help pay for the additional costs associated with
The program mirrors a general trend in medical education to scrutinize not just what but how students are being taught, said Dr. ... that hit home during several stints volunteering at a medical mission in Bolivia.
We pretty much eliminated the market for medical devices containing mercury over many years.”. ... Cohen. There's also a need for continuing medical education centered on these issues, according to Dr.
out by the American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation's Charter on Medical Professionalism. ... That charter was coauthored by the American College of Physicians and later endorsed by more than 100 groups worldwide, as well as the Accreditation
Sankey. He used learning modules from ABIM to prepare. Another option is ACP's Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP). ... Patrick Alguire, MD, FACP, the College's Senior Vice President for Medical Education.