Physicians must ask patients about guns, counsel them on safe firearm behaviors, and take further action when an imminent hazard is present, ACP says.
Recommendations from the National Academy of Medicine may not be met this decade, but progress has been made toward achieving higher levels of nursing education.
The grant will be be used to improve an existing online resource that offers interactive modules to improve the teaching, learning, and assessing of professionalism
Whether you are delivering primary care through a multi-state integrated system or a rural independent practice, benefits abound in optimizing this fully reimbursed Medicare service.
The institutions will form a Patient Safety Collaborative that will create and test “a framework for residents and fellows to engage with their learning environments in promoting a culture of safety.”
New surveyor training for emergency preparedness requirements could help providers anticipate what questions will be asked during inspection.
A non-profit organizations had planned on erecting billboards protesting the practice.
A new study challenges the wide-held belief that medical student empathy declines over the course of medical school.
Simple conversations between healthcare providers and their low-income patients can improve adherence to blood pressure medications.
The bill would renew the Teaching Health Centers Graduate Medical Education program for an additional three years.