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Fill in the blank: Medication containers should be labeled whenever a medication is prepared but
JULY 22, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
  What to do when you are under medical review
OCTOBER 13, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
A pharmacist must review all medication orders prior to the medication being dispensed exc
APRIL 22, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Who should be notified when a medication has been recalled for safety reasons by the FDA or by th
MAY 27, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
After enrolling in medical school, future physicians in the United States undergo multiple exami
JUNE 23, 2017
RESIDENCY
Can the plan of care serve as a way to document medications?  
AUGUST 18, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Which medications are subject to review?   A clinician must
AUGUST 18, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
“If we do not create more residency program slots, we will be exporting medical students af
FEBRUARY 24, 2017
RESIDENCY
An effort to provide physicians a streamlined path to obtaining medical licensure in multiple st
OCTOBER 3, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
A well-trained medical staff leader is vital to the culture of a hospital’s medical staff
AUGUST 29, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
The number of first-year students enrolled at Liaison Committee on Medical Education-accredited m
JUNE 9, 2017
RESIDENCY
In 2033, medical education will involve sophisticated simulation models, high-tech screening tool
NOVEMBER 15, 2013
RESIDENCY
Patient/family education on the importance of medication management is a critical component of me
NOVEMBER 4, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
What documentation is necessary for a medication review? The regulation
AUGUST 18, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Who can conduct the (medication) review? The regulations require a drug
AUGUST 18, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Cybersecurity threats to medical devices are a growing concern. The
FEBRUARY 20, 2016
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
The transition from medical school to residency is an aspect of physician training that has hist
MAY 19, 2017
RESIDENCY
Correct, complete documentation is the foundation of a sound medical record and compliant reimbu
JUNE 15, 2018
RESIDENCY
Nearly one in five Medicare patients fall prey to medically related injuries unrelated to their u
MAY 30, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
To cut down on medication errors in its emergency department (ED), Children’s Medical Cente
JUNE 10, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
OCTOBER 21, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Improve patient safety with this must-have DVD! Medication management has always been cha
MAY 27, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Many San Francisco Bay area medical school graduates are forgoing residency, choosing instead to
JULY 31, 2015
RESIDENCY
  Manual medical reviews for therapy shift to a targeted approach, but questions remain
APRIL 15, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
A study recently published in the American Journal of Medical Quality found that medical
OCTOBER 21, 2016
RESIDENCY
New for RPA subscriber-only: Using webinars to place medical didactics under one umbrella
FEBRUARY 14, 2018
RESIDENCY
  The medical review department chose to conduct a postpayment review...now what?
MARCH 30, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
Since 2002, first-year enrollment at U.S. medical schools has increased 29% but a survey of medic
MAY 18, 2018
RESIDENCY
MARCH 9, 2018
RESIDENCY
JUNE 22, 2018
RESIDENCY
“Like nurses and other health professionals, medical residents are clearly overloaded &hell
JULY 27, 2018
RESIDENCY
DECEMBER 16, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Fill in the blank: Current medications include which of the following? a.   
JULY 29, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 10, 2015
RESIDENCY
Medication errors or adverse drug interactions are a major cause of hospital readmissions.
MARCH 24, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
In a survey of 141 U.S. medical schools conducted by the Association of American Medical Colleges
MAY 8, 2015
RESIDENCY
The total number of students enrolled in medical schools this year reached an all-time high of 20
OCTOBER 23, 2015
RESIDENCY
It has been a little over a year since the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact (IMLC) officiall
MAY 25, 2018
RESIDENCY
We are assessing and observing if we have an issue related to medical error. Tie it to the advers
FEBRUARY 25, 2019
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
The Joint Commission last week announced revisions to its medical staff standards for hospitals a
AUGUST 29, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
In a 90-minute webcast titled medical-staff-imple
MARCH 27, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
Although there are many ways to develop a medication reconciliation program at a particular facil
JANUARY 18, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
The Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) is pilot testing an international
NOVEMBER 22, 2013
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
The Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) is cautioning international med
SEPTEMBER 19, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
A pilot group of medical schools have been modifying their curriculums to test the impleme
OCTOBER 10, 2014
RESIDENCY
  At its interim meeting earlier this week, the American Medical Association (AMA)
NOVEMBER 13, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
  The American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC) recently announced it h
JULY 25, 2014
RESIDENCY
  Researchers from Michigan State University found that up to 20% of medical stude
SEPTEMBER 5, 2014
RESIDENCY
medication-error-prevention-six-steps-to-improving-patient-safe
JUNE 11, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Despite concerns that the presence of medical students would slow the pace of care in medical dep
DECEMBER 18, 2015
RESIDENCY
Although they have been touted as a convenient and low-cost option for medical treatment, retail
MARCH 10, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
The University of Colorado-Denver student who gained unauthorized access to Denver Health Medical
JULY 14, 2017
RESIDENCY
Residents have a poor understanding of medical marijuana, according to a study by researchers at
OCTOBER 27, 2017
RESIDENCY
Medical school applications and enrollments reached record highs in 2013, making the need for add
NOVEMBER 1, 2013
RESIDENCY
  Medical staffs are discovering their governance documents are inadequate for tod
SEPTEMBER 18, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
medical-staff-standards-cro
JUNE 11, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
If they’re a member of your medical staff, and you allow people without a license to be o
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
Agencies that select medication management as their Performance Improvement Project, or PIP, shou
FEBRUARY 2, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Medication errors prompt many hospital readmissions and adverse events—and as a result are
OCTOBER 27, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Medical errors cause 325,000 patient deaths per year, according to a new report released A
APRIL 29, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
The 126th State District Court in Austin, Texas, has ruled that Texas Medical Board (TMB) Rule 1
JULY 25, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Illinois medical regulators have suspended the medical license of psychiatrist Michael Reinstein
AUGUST 15, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
This year, several dozen medical schools, such as the University of Washington’s Sch
OCTOBER 3, 2014
RESIDENCY
The Medical College of Wisconsin hopes to combat the state’s physician shortage with
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
RESIDENCY
OCTOBER 31, 2014
RESIDENCY
Working under the theory that medical students immersed in a community may want to stay there, tw
OCTOBER 2, 2015
RESIDENCY
The average student loan debt for medical school graduates last year was $176,000, according to t
OCTOBER 30, 2015
RESIDENCY
Nearly one-third of medical students surveyed for a study recently published in Academic Medi
MARCH 18, 2016
RESIDENCY
More than 251,000 people die every year from medical errors, according to a new study pub
MAY 5, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
An Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality report found that instances of medical errors fell
MAY 26, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
In the past few years, several for-profit medical schools have opened in hopes of increasing the
JUNE 24, 2016
RESIDENCY
Reports of explosions, fires, and overheating in medical carts have forced some hospitals to evac
JANUARY 5, 2017
SAFETY
OCTOBER 31, 2013
MEDICAL STAFF
"Medical education is changing, and I am encouraged that we can critically appraise a
OCTOBER 24, 2014
RESIDENCY
Problems related to medication are a common cause of preventable hospital readmissions. A new stu
MARCH 31, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
Medical identity theft has been on the rise for some time. In fact, medical identity theft incide
MARCH 24, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Problems related to medication are a common cause of preventable hospital readmissions. A new stu
MARCH 3, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
“Medicine is hard. None of us expect it to be easy. The challenges of medical traini
FEBRUARY 6, 2015
RESIDENCY
JANUARY 30, 2015
RESIDENCY
“As medical educators we must acknowledge the difficulty of learning our field. Internal m
DECEMBER 18, 2015
RESIDENCY
“Medical students should be evaluated before they apply for residency for their ability to
JANUARY 22, 2016
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016
RESIDENCY
“Anger begets more anger, so show kindness. Cruelty has been in the medical profession sin
DECEMBER 23, 2016
RESIDENCY
“When medical education performs at its best, it does not make students feel as though they
JANUARY 6, 2017
RESIDENCY
MARCH 31, 2017
RESIDENCY
By Megan Headley Why are medical errors the third leading cause of death?
APRIL 6, 2017
NURSING
JUNE 23, 2017
RESIDENCY
“The American system relies to a surprising extent on foreign medical graduates, most of wh
OCTOBER 6, 2017
RESIDENCY
"[T]oo many doctors-in-training, most of whom enter medical school as young and idealistic,
JULY 2, 2018
RESIDENCY
JANUARY 4, 2019
RESIDENCY
MARCH 8, 2019
RESIDENCY
In the future, the journey from first-year medical student to primary care physician could take a
NOVEMBER 8, 2013
RESIDENCY
With the restructuring of the Step 3 examination in 2014, the U.S. Medical Licensing Examination
OCTOBER 25, 2013
MEDICAL STAFF
NOVEMBER 25, 2013
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Give your medical staff leaders the training and confidence to succeed. Medical Staff Leadersh
APRIL 4, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
MAY 9, 2014
RESIDENCY
In an effort to reduce the number of medication errors and dangerous drug interactions, Children&
JUNE 13, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
An important objective of medication reconciliation is to resolve discrepancies between home medi
AUGUST 19, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 13, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
  A survey of nearly 14,000 incoming medical students found that their tolerance f
OCTOBER 31, 2014
RESIDENCY
Medical staffs across the country are discovering their governance documents are inadequate for t
OCTOBER 24, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
AUGUST 15, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
If the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) proposed interstate medical licensure compact w
AUGUST 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
MARCH 25, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 25, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 15, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 20, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Dear readers, Welcome to a new year of Medical Staff Leader Insider!
JANUARY 7, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
“If we can pursue personalized medicine, why can’t we pursue personalized medical ed
MARCH 11, 2016
RESIDENCY
Nearly every medical student I speak with says they have never heard of a medical resident losin
JULY 14, 2017
RESIDENCY
I have a question on medication reconciliation and the Level 1, 2, and 3 drug interaction
SEPTEMBER 3, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Medical Staff Briefing provides the strategies and updated information medical
DECEMBER 3, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
  The staff at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, is at the forefront
JULY 16, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
A record number of students applied to and enrolled in the nation’s medical schools in 201
OCTOBER 31, 2013
MEDICAL STAFF
What does the Safe Medical Device Act of 1990 require of hospitals?  
APRIL 29, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Fall 2014 osteopathic medical college enrollment increased by 5.2% over 2013, according to data
OCTOBER 31, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
  In Missouri, medical school graduates may be able to treat patients before compl
JUNE 27, 2014
RESIDENCY
  Multi-hospital systems will be allowed to use a unified and integrated medical s
MAY 15, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
CMS CoPs New final rule refines and redefines medical staff
AUGUST 1, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
MAY 19, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Dear readers, Calling all experts! HCPro is looking for medical staff experts to
OCTOBER 22, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
Dear readers, In observance of Thanksgiving, Medical Staff Leader Insider
NOVEMBER 19, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
JANUARY 5, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Medical staff leaders need to understand that the path followed for non-conformance by employed
JANUARY 14, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
RESIDENCY
AUGUST 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 16, 2018
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 18, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
 The looming physician shortage has prompted many medical educators to champion a new way of
APRIL 17, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
Amy Ho estimates that Match process costs $302 million a year for medical students. Ho,
APRIL 25, 2014
RESIDENCY
OCTOBER 9, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
According to data recently released by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
RESIDENCY
The Interstate Medical Licensure Compact has been approved by both chambers of the Utah Legislatu
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
FEBRUARY 26, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
A new labeling initiative launched at the Southwestern Vermont Medical Center’s (SVMC) Canc
JUNE 23, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JULY 15, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JULY 8, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Medical students in Massachusetts will be trained on the prevention and management of prescriptio
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
RESIDENCY
Dear readers, Soon you will notice a change to Medical Staff Leader Insider.
NOVEMBER 12, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
DECEMBER 3, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
The slow growth in GME compared to the growth in medical schools has given rise to fears that gra
DECEMBER 11, 2015
RESIDENCY
Medical students at Louisiana State University Health Shreveport are being trained to better unde
FEBRUARY 12, 2016
RESIDENCY
With the amount of learning required of students during medical school, they often lack the time
SEPTEMBER 2, 2016
RESIDENCY
In 2014, the average medical school student graduated with more than $170,000 in loan burden, whi
APRIL 28, 2017
RESIDENCY
Emergency medicine (EM) residents reported receiving valuable feedback from medical education spe
MAY 4, 2018
RESIDENCY
The Graduate Medical E
APRIL 5, 2019
RESIDENCY
Because of the potential for serious complications caused by medication errors, including death,
MARCH 1, 2019
LONG-TERM CARE
Two new studies have found that while patient-centered medical homes (PCMH) do help improve patie
JUNE 12, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Correct, complete documentation is the foundation of a sound medical record and compliant reimbur
JUNE 15, 2018
RESIDENCY
From advanced practice professionals to telemedicine providers, The Medical Staff’s Guid
OCTOBER 31, 2013
MEDICAL STAFF
Bylaws serve as the governing documents of the medical staff. Bylaws must meet the hospital&rsquo
DECEMBER 13, 2013
MEDICAL STAFF
From advanced practice professionals to telemedicine providers, The Medical Staff’s Guid
NOVEMBER 15, 2013
MEDICAL STAFF
Medication reconciliation is an important process all hospitals must excel at, but a new report f
AUGUST 5, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
National Medical Staff Services Awareness Week starts Sunday. Although I hope you’re not in
OCTOBER 31, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
MARCH 18, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 9, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 17, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
First-year medical school enrollment has increased by 25% since 2002, according to a new report b
MAY 6, 2016
RESIDENCY
A common lament heard from medical staffs across the country is that 80% of the medical staff&rs
JUNE 8, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
OCTOBER 7, 2016
RESIDENCY
A study of more than 16,500 medical students found that 46% (approximately 8,000) were suffering
MARCH 9, 2018
RESIDENCY
A study recently published in the Journal of Graduate Medical Education found that medic
APRIL 27, 2018
RESIDENCY
Choosing a medical specialty to enter is perhaps the most important choice a medical student will
DECEMBER 7, 2018
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 24, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Even after four years of medical school and standardized tests, some trainees aren’t prepa
MAY 2, 2014
RESIDENCY
The theft of three desktop computers at Bay Area Pain Medical Associates in Sausalito, California
AUGUST 11, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 16, 2014
RESIDENCY
Hospitals are permitted to define what medication information is necessary to be obtained from th
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) announced earlier this month that it has recently b
DECEMBER 19, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
SEPTEMBER 5, 2014
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 12, 2014
RESIDENCY
  “Medical schools and residency programs have come to realize that it takes
SEPTEMBER 26, 2014
RESIDENCY
JUNE 27, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Dear readers, HCPro would like to offer a medical staff professional (MSP) e-learn
JUNE 25, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
  Q: We received a denial for services based on medical necessity. A Comprehens
AUGUST 28, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Dear readers, If you are attending the National Association Medical Staff Service
OCTOBER 1, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
Dear readers, It’s National Medical Staff Services Awareness Week, which is
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
HCPro is now offering some of our popular medical staff leadership titles as eBooks. With physic
JANUARY 14, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
JANUARY 21, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
JANUARY 28, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
“I went to medical school in the old days when it was really like boot camp and you were e
MARCH 4, 2016
RESIDENCY
Are you a physician leader with advice to share? If so, we want to hear from you. Medical
MARCH 24, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
“Teaching hospitals and medical schools in our academic medical centers provide everything
APRIL 29, 2016
RESIDENCY
Dear readers, The content you normally find in Medical Staff Leader Insider
MAY 26, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
Sixty-eight percent of residents have more than $50,000 in medical school debt, according to surv
JULY 29, 2016
RESIDENCY
“When they need help most, medical students in anguish rarely reach out. Students attribut
OCTOBER 14, 2016
RESIDENCY
A survey of 1,200 physicians, residents, and medical students conducted by the American Medical A
MARCH 31, 2017
RESIDENCY
“Simple reforms regarding medical licensure could help moderate the doctor shortage and ena
JULY 7, 2017
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 19, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 30, 2018
RESIDENCY
The Company was founded in 1986 by Jennifer Cofer, a nationally recognized authority in health information management, with the launch of Medical Record Briefing, a newsletter for medical records professionals that continues to be one of the Company’s flagship products.
JANUARY 6, 2009
  When it comes to medication reconciliation (also known as “med rec”)
MARCH 1, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Fill in the blank: Medication storage areas should be designed to address at least three things.
NOVEMBER 12, 2013
ACCREDITATION PARENT
New York State gets about 20% of all GME funding and has more medical residents than 31 other sta
NOVEMBER 8, 2013
RESIDENCY
Just who is entitled to be called “doctor” in hospitals, medical offices and other c
FEBRUARY 21, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
The committee that accredits MD-granting medical schools has streamlined its accreditation standa
MAY 2, 2014
RESIDENCY
JULY 29, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) last week announcd a completed draft of model legi
SEPTEMBER 12, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
JANUARY 7, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
The former chief financial officer (CFO) of Shelby Regional Medical Center in Center, Texas, pled
DECEMBER 15, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 30, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
JULY 17, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
AUGUST 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Olympus Corp., the largest supplier of medical scopes linked to recent superbug outbreaks, issued
MARCH 31, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Despite being correct more often, female medical students were less confident than male st
MARCH 20, 2015
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
A Dallas-based telehealth firm last month filed suit against the Texas Medical Board, challengin
FEBRUARY 6, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
APRIL 9, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 8, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
Charges alleging a HIPAA violation by the University of Cincinnati Medical Center were dismissed
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
In the near future, you can expect to see some changes coming to Medical Staff Leader Insider. Yo
DECEMBER 31, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
JANUARY 14, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
FEBRUARY 26, 2016
RESIDENCY
MARCH 10, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
 As medical residents receive extensive training on the clinical side of healthcare, they ar
JUNE 10, 2016
RESIDENCY
Texas A&M University announced plans to open an engineering medical school at Houston Methodi
JULY 8, 2016
RESIDENCY
JUNE 28, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Most medical students use EHRs to track former patients, according to a study published in JA
JULY 29, 2016
RESIDENCY
On October 13, CMS published a fact sheet announcing an 18-month pilot program to reduce medical
NOVEMBER 1, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Nearly 95% of medical schools and teaching hospitals offer their residents 10 or less personal da
OCTOBER 14, 2016
RESIDENCY
With millennials becoming the generation that makes up the largest population of medical learners
MARCH 3, 2017
RESIDENCY
While the average debt among medical students in 20 specialties is up, the rate of students gradu
OCTOBER 6, 2017
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 15, 2003
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
APRIL 25, 2014
RESIDENCY
New Patient Safety Systems chapter includes two existing Medical Staff standards
JANUARY 1, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
MARCH 6, 2015
RESIDENCY
“Instead of lurking the halls and waiting for our residents to resurface, medical students
MAY 29, 2015
RESIDENCY
OCTOBER 15, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 17, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
FEBRUARY 12, 2016
RESIDENCY
MAY 19, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
AUGUST 12, 2016
RESIDENCY
c Lastly, you will have to show why this is medically necessary, so describe the
SEPTEMBER 17, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Here’s a composite portrait of the current medical practice professional toiling away in on
AUGUST 7, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JANUARY 8, 2018
RESIDENCY
APRIL 12, 2018
RESIDENCY
“It's important for medical students or residents with non-physician partners to foster oth
APRIL 27, 2018
RESIDENCY
As clinical learners, whether a medical student, resident, fellow, etc., we look to our senior co
MAY 18, 2018
RESIDENCY
JUNE 15, 2018
RESIDENCY
AUGUST 3, 2018
RESIDENCY
AUGUST 31, 2018
RESIDENCY
Data from the American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC) shows that some medical specialties
NOVEMBER 14, 2018
RESIDENCY
MARCH 20, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), the American Osteopathic Associ
MARCH 7, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
If you walk onto the medical-surgical units in Boston Medical Center (BMC), you may notice
APRIL 23, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MAY 16, 2014
RESIDENCY
Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha recently fired two workers for inappropriately accessing
OCTOBER 13, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
To celebrate National Medical Staff Services Awareness Week, the
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled earlier this month that a medical staff can sue its hospital b
JANUARY 23, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
JANUARY 15, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
DECEMBER 18, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
  The Federation of State Medical Boards has drafted an interstate compact to make
JULY 3, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
Don't be left out! Join us as we bring MSPs and medical staff leaders together to discover i
MARCH 6, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF, CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Debt among medical school graduates is on the rise. According to U.S. News & World Report, th
MAY 22, 2015
RESIDENCY
With three new medical degree programs starting up in Texas by the fall of 2018, there is a growi
JULY 17, 2015
RESIDENCY
Pediatric patients are likely to experience three times as many medication errors as adult patien
SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Pediatric residents from Penn State Hershey Medical Center teamed up with law students from Penn
OCTOBER 23, 2015
RESIDENCY
A University of Colorado-Denver student gained unauthorized access to Denver Health Medical Cente
APRIL 28, 2017
RESIDENCY
The American Medical Association policy on moonlighting (when a resident works as an independent
FEBRUARY 20, 2019
RESIDENCY
A majority of patients don’t understand the charges and information on their medical bills,
JUNE 14, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
APRIL 1, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Thinking of implementing a unified, integrated medical staff across your healthcare
FEBRUARY 1, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Although networked medical devices can offer benefits to patients, they can also present privacy
APRIL 13, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
I have some questions regarding the CMS Instruction for Medical Review on Home Health Ce
AUGUST 18, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
According to 2017 statistics courtesy of the Association of American Medical Colleges, women curr
DECEMBER 22, 2017
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 26, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
A reorganized, re-energized medical staff After many years
JUNE 1, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
AUGUST 1, 2014
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Karen Kondilis, editor of Medical Staff Briefing, wrote the following blog post. Al
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
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Medical errors account for more than 250,000 deaths each year, ranking it third on the CDC’
JULY 21, 2016
NURSING
DeKalb Medical is a nonprofit health system based out of Decatur, Georgia, with 627 beds across
JULY 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
New medical student enrollment at the nation’s osteopathic medical colleges has increased b
OCTOBER 31, 2013
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MARCH 20, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
Your organization’s medical staff may never be one big happy family, but it doesn’t h
MARCH 28, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Long-term care providers are being asked to reduce the use of antipsychotic medications am
SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
OCTOBER 10, 2014
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OCTOBER 24, 2014
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  First-year students participating in Weill Cornell Medical College’s PreOp
SEPTEMBER 12, 2014
RESIDENCY
  The number of medical malpractice lawsuits has dropped significantly in Pennsylv
JUNE 26, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
  Dear readers, Since taking over as editor of Medical Staff Le
JULY 24, 2014
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JULY 18, 2014
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Medical practices from the "Dark Ages" are usually discounted, but the recent discovery
APRIL 14, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 18, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Q: The company I work for has long debated what to do about medical records that are sent
OCTOBER 6, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Physician age, addiction, and disruptive behavior are common concerns for the medical staff. Tak
OCTOBER 22, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
OCTOBER 22, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
The Joint Medical Program (JMP) at the University of California, Berkeley’s School of Publi
APRIL 29, 2016
RESIDENCY
A majority of residents graduate medical school with some kind of debt, which can burden them for
APRIL 15, 2016
RESIDENCY
St. Louis University's (SLU) medical school is expecting a visit later this month by the ACGME to
JANUARY 8, 2018
RESIDENCY
Concerns over the possible advantage privately-funded medical schools have over taxpayer-funded m
FEBRUARY 2, 2018
RESIDENCY
The AMA is calling on medical schools, GME programs/sponsoring institutions, and healthcare organ
JANUARY 18, 2019
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 1, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
OSHA is reminding employers that a medical evaluation of each employee is required if that worker
MAY 1, 2019
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
The 21st annual National Medical Staff Services Awareness Week is just ahead, from November 3-9.
NOVEMBER 1, 2013
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
MARCH 21, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
 The latest issue of Medical Staff Briefing is here, and if there’s
APRIL 17, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) will change the scoring scale on its new Medi
MAY 2, 2014
RESIDENCY
State medical boards across the country have drafted a model law that would make it much easier
JULY 11, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
JULY 30, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Medical sales representatives have long had a close relationship with physicians, providing servi
SEPTEMBER 19, 2014
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  Boston Medical Center and Tufts Medical Center recently confirmed that they are
DECEMBER 11, 2014
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  The average U.S. medical resident salary is $55,300, according to a survey of ne
AUGUST 8, 2014
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 5, 2014
RESIDENCY
  In spite of a physician shortage, hundreds of medical school graduates failed to
MAY 29, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
  In an effort to expand medical services to the state’s residents, a new la
JULY 3, 2014
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AUGUST 21, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
What are regulators really looking for from your medical staff services department? When CMS see
AUGUST 15, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
MARCH 20, 2015
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Almost 180 patients at UCLA's Ronald Reagan Medical Center may have been exposed to potentially d
FEBRUARY 19, 2015
SAFETY
MAY 7, 2015
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MAY 28, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
JUNE 4, 2015
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MAY 14, 2015
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MAY 28, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
At its recent annual meeting, the American Medical Association (AMA) passed a new policy that wil
JUNE 12, 2015
RESIDENCY
JUNE 18, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
JUNE 19, 2015
RESIDENCY
A pilot was killed and two people severely injured after the medical helicopter they were riding
JULY 9, 2015
SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
RESIDENCY
NOVEMBER 18, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
The American Medical Students Association (AMSA) and the watchdog group Public Citizen are speak
DECEMBER 3, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
Many questions have swirled around the issue of medical necessity and how to document it appropri
DECEMBER 1, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
The American Medical Students Association (AMSA) and the watchdog group Public Citizen are speaki
DECEMBER 4, 2015
RESIDENCY
Medical educators are finding new ways to incorporate video games into the education of medical s
FEBRUARY 5, 2016
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 9, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
MARCH 24, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
APRIL 7, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
The British Medical Association, which represent junior physicians (i.e., residents) has
MAY 13, 2016
RESIDENCY
The average medical school debt for emergency medicine residents is $212,000, which is about 25%
MAY 20, 2016
RESIDENCY
The North Texas Medical Center in Gainesville, Texas, evacuated "a number" of patients
JUNE 23, 2016
SAFETY
A survey conducted by the Association of American Medical Colleges found that 25% of physicians w
JULY 22, 2016
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 2, 2016
RESIDENCY
Medical and dental residents and fellows at the University of Washington (UW) recently signed the
NOVEMBER 4, 2016
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 3, 2017
RESIDENCY
Indiana’s Graduate Medical Education Board, which was created during the 2015 legislative s
JANUARY 27, 2017
RESIDENCY
A study recently published in the Journal of Graduate Medical Education examined if resi
JANUARY 13, 2017
RESIDENCY
The Third Circuit Court of Appeals recently ruled that a former medical resident can sue Mercy Ca
APRIL 7, 2017
RESIDENCY
From 2005-2015, the overall number of medical residents in the country grew by 22%, but the major
JUNE 30, 2017
RESIDENCY
JULY 28, 2017
RESIDENCY
Eighty-four percent of incoming medical residents surveyed reported that they wanted more formal
MAY 11, 2018
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 28, 2014
RESIDENCY
Earlier this month, The Joint Commission announced that it would allow medical orders to be sent
MAY 24, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Medical errors happen too often, and can cause irreversible and irreparable injury to patients wh
AUGUST 23, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
We’ve updated the rest of the customizable forms provided with the OSHA medical manual and
MAY 25, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
CMS is clearing up recent confusion on what medical providers can text each other. The agency con
JANUARY 2, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
According to U.S. News and World Report, 83% of medical school graduates owe more than $
FEBRUARY 16, 2018
RESIDENCY
The latest manual updates cover information on infection control in Tab 8 of the medical manual
MAY 29, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
APRIL 8, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
APRIL 15, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
MAY 23, 2014
RESIDENCY
  "The July effect is the kind of medical trivia that tends to turn up at coc
JULY 25, 2014
RESIDENCY
  “Medical residents are, or should be, in the process of becoming ex
AUGUST 8, 2014
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 19, 2014
RESIDENCY
MAY 22, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
JUNE 12, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
APRIL 16, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
Dear readers,   In past editions of Medical Staff Leader I
MARCH 12, 2015
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MARCH 5, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
FEBRUARY 19, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
MAY 21, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
MAY 8, 2015
RESIDENCY
APRIL 30, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
JUNE 5, 2015
RESIDENCY
The American Medical Association (AMA) recently launched STEPS Forward, a collection of interacti
JUNE 11, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
JUNE 11, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
A study looking into clinical outcomes of patients treated by overnight medical residents at Penn
JUNE 26, 2015
RESIDENCY
JUNE 19, 2015
RESIDENCY
Dear readers, This week’s Medical Staff Leader Insider features an
JULY 16, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
Dear readers, Last week’s edition of Medical Staff Leader Insider f
JULY 23, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
A majority of medical residents say they would not have a problem meeting with their patients thr
AUGUST 28, 2015
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
Dear readers, There’s still time to sign up for HCPro’s medical staff/
AUGUST 27, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
AUGUST 20, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
AUGUST 18, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
With patient satisfaction surveys factoring more heavily into Medicare payments, medical schools
SEPTEMBER 18, 2015
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 9, 2015
JUSTCODING
OCTOBER 6, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
HCPro is working on a book about how the medical staff applies its regular processes to employed
OCTOBER 1, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
OCTOBER 9, 2015
RESIDENCY
Dear readers, Thank you to everyone who responded to our call for medical staff e
OCTOBER 29, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
DECEMBER 11, 2015
RESIDENCY
DECEMBER 17, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
“The GME system is proving responsive to the increased output of U.S. medical schools. The
JANUARY 15, 2016
RESIDENCY
Q: As part of an integrated access management program, what medical documen
JANUARY 28, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Dear Colleague, This month, I would like to discuss MS.1.20-"medical staff by
FEBRUARY 15, 2005
ACCREDITATION PARENT
“In our view, a decision as important as choosing where to apply to medical school should
APRIL 8, 2016
RESIDENCY
MAY 5, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
JUNE 2, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
JUNE 16, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
Dear readers, Welcome to the final edition of Medical Staff Leader Insider
JUNE 23, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
AUGUST 19, 2016
RESIDENCY
JULY 22, 2016
RESIDENCY
Despite the onset of electronic medical records and other ways of identifying patients, wrong-pat
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
RESIDENCY
DECEMBER 28, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
OSHA Manual Update 16L, which was published in the December edition of Medical Environment Update
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
SAFETY
"Threatening hospital graduate medical education funding, which is critical to the training
APRIL 21, 2017
RESIDENCY
Two nurses who were held hostage in May by an inmate receiving medical care at an Illinois hospit
JUNE 1, 2017
SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 29, 2017
RESIDENCY
Some in medical education may not realize that many medical professionals may be hesitant to say
MAY 18, 2018
RESIDENCY
OCTOBER 12, 2018
RESIDENCY
DECEMBER 7, 2018
RESIDENCY
DECEMBER 13, 2018
RESIDENCY
JANUARY 18, 2019
RESIDENCY
MARCH 29, 2019
RESIDENCY
Interstate Medical Licensure Compact hits state legislatures
APRIL 1, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
OCTOBER 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Proper documentation is critical when it comes to supporting medical necessity and providing qual
APRIL 14, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
Clinical privileges Medical oncology - Practice area 142
AUGUST 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
MARCH 24, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 27, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
MAY 2, 2014
RESIDENCY
One man has been arrested and a police investigation is ongoing after a string of phony medical
JUNE 6, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
SEPTEMBER 19, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
When hospitals acquire medical groups and physician practices, this consolidation can lead to hi
OCTOBER 24, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Medical Records Briefing is conducting a ben
OCTOBER 23, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Recently trained physicians may be the most tech-savvy generation of doctors, but medical educat
MAY 23, 2014
RESIDENCY
  The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) recently released its finalized mo
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
A new tracking device could help reduce medical errors by watching and recording a surgeon’
AUGUST 27, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JULY 25, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
APRIL 8, 2015
JUSTCODING
MARCH 20, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
FEBRUARY 26, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Last week, graduating osteopathic medical students learned where they will be doing their osteop
FEBRUARY 20, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
FEBRUARY 6, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
What should the (medication) review include? The language in the regula
AUGUST 18, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
NOVEMBER 16, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
DECEMBER 31, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
JANUARY 14, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
MARCH 1, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
The Joint Commission has denied full accreditation to Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle af
JUNE 23, 2016
SAFETY
In the emerging practice of medical improv, humor isn't the end goal. When people
AUGUST 25, 2016
NURSING
In the emerging practice of medical improv, humor isn't the end goal. When people
AUGUST 25, 2016
NURSING
OCTOBER 4, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
FEBRUARY 3, 2017
RESIDENCY
Summit Medical Group, the largest privately held multispecialty medical practice in New Jersey, l
JANUARY 24, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
A woman posing as a physician in training successfully infiltrated the medical staff ranks at Bri
FEBRUARY 10, 2017
RESIDENCY
MARCH 7, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
A former medical residents at St. Louis University Hospital has pleaded guilty to illegally writi
MAY 26, 2017
RESIDENCY
JUNE 30, 2017
RESIDENCY
The proof of medical necessity strictly relies on the MD documentation and diagnosis and the skil
AUGUST 3, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
“As medical educators, let’s try to view helping residents cope with mental health an
NOVEMBER 10, 2017
RESIDENCY
DECEMBER 8, 2017
RESIDENCY
 “Research shows that many medical students view surgeons as intimidating, competitive
DECEMBER 29, 2017
RESIDENCY
Research shows that many medical students view surgeons as intimidating, competitive, and predominan
DECEMBER 29, 2017
RESIDENCY
The overall rate of medical errors made by residents did not differ significantly between groups
JUNE 8, 2018
RESIDENCY
Budgeting can be a challenge for anyone, and medical residents are no exception. Here’s fi
AUGUST 17, 2018
RESIDENCY
JULY 2, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Last week, the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) officially lifted the probation stat
OCTOBER 18, 2018
RESIDENCY
The American Medical Association, Pennsylvania Medical Society, and Manatt Health released the fi
DECEMBER 21, 2018
RESIDENCY
According to recent research published in JAMA, one in seven medical residents regret their caree
JANUARY 9, 2019
RESIDENCY
MAY 5, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JUNE 1, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 15, 2005
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Beyond their medical degree, a physician doesn’t need a special license to prescribe opioid
MARCH 8, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
AUGUST 1, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 7, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 10, 2019
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 29, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Insights into patient safety culture AHRQ's survey of medical off
NOVEMBER 1, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
APRIL 21, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
A former employee of Tri-City Medical Center in Oceanside, California, removed ED logs containing
SEPTEMBER 15, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
FEBRUARY 3, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Q: How many people should be involved in reviewing a medical record?
APRIL 14, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 28, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
JANUARY 1, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
The transition from medical school to residency is an aspect of physician training that has histo
MAY 19, 2017
RESIDENCY
DECEMBER 4, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
DECEMBER 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Last year, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a report warning that mobile medical c
JULY 25, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
SEPTEMBER 18, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
University of Vermont Medical Center (UVM) nurses have voted overwhelmingly to authorize a two-da
JUNE 14, 2018
NURSING
If you think you’ve been adhering to the correct NFPA standards for medical gas storage, ma
DECEMBER 30, 2016
SAFETY
DECEMBER 1, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
by William K. Cors, MD, MMM, FACPE, chief medical quality officer at Pocono Heal
DECEMBER 1, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
AUGUST 29, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 10, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JUNE 16, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
  To meet the obesity epidemic, medical students and physicians need better traini
JULY 3, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
A: While this is a “new method” during the surgery for administering the medic
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JUNE 22, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
OCTOBER 30, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
MARCH 31, 2017
RESIDENCY
JULY 21, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
FDA ban on powdered medical gloves now in effect Joint Commis
APRIL 1, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 25, 2013
RESIDENCY
A group of cardiology experts have released guidelines for using simulation to train medical resi
OCTOBER 25, 2013
RESIDENCY
NOVEMBER 15, 2013
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 21, 2014
RESIDENCY
MARCH 13, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 28, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
The Florida Department of Health, Division of Medical Quality Assurance will verify a practition
MARCH 28, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Long shifts and lack of sleep among medical residents led the Accreditation Council for Graduate
APRIL 10, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
APRIL 16, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) will host
APRIL 11, 2014
RESIDENCY
APRIL 23, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MAY 23, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
MAY 9, 2014
RESIDENCY
he Oklahoma Board of Medical Licensure and Supervision (OSBMLS) has launched the Uniform Applica
JUNE 13, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
  Medical Records Briefing is conducting a benchmarking survey on electroni
JULY 18, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 29, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
SEPTEMBER 5, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
In fiscal year 2012-2013, the Florida Department of Health received 661 unlicensed medical activ
OCTOBER 3, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
OCTOBER 16, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
JANUARY 16, 2015
RESIDENCY
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
OCTOBER 23, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
  The Community-Based Medical Education Act of 2014, unveiled by Sen. Patty Murray
AUGUST 8, 2014
RESIDENCY
  A Canadian medical resident may face disciplinary action after a personal comput
SEPTEMBER 26, 2014
RESIDENCY
JUNE 26, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
In this week’s edition of Medical Staff Leader Insider, I’ve included a piece
JULY 3, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
  This week’s edition ofMedical Staff Leader Insider features an arti
JULY 10, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
Dear readers, This week’s edition of Medical Staff Leader Insider features a
AUGUST 14, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
SEPTEMBER 4, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
Prep your medical staff leaders with a pre-survey boot camp
OCTOBER 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
APRIL 7, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Twenty-three people—nine physicians and 14 medical workers—were charged this w
APRIL 2, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
MARCH 19, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) recently released its
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
RESIDENCY
According to the Association of American Medical Colleges’ 2015 Report on Residents,
FEBRUARY 20, 2015
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 20, 2015
RESIDENCY
  A study recently published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal found tha
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 6, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Dear readers,   This week’s edition of Medical Staff
FEBRUARY 5, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
APRIL 6, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
APRIL 6, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
JUNE 3, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 26, 2015
RESIDENCY
JUNE 30, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
Proactive planning can save residents time and effort when applying for a medical license. The AM
JULY 17, 2015
RESIDENCY
CMS has proposed paying healthcare providers for the time they spend discussing end-of-life medic
JULY 14, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Dear readers, A few of the articles in this week’s Medical Staff Leader Ins
JULY 9, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
JULY 28, 2015
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
AUGUST 6, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
AUGUST 17, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
With the high costs associated with residency training, medical students and residents have incre
SEPTEMBER 18, 2015
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
SEPTEMBER 24, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
OCTOBER 22, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
NOVEMBER 23, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Medical residents in Massachusetts are seeking access to the Prescription Monitoring Program, a s
DECEMBER 4, 2015
RESIDENCY
Medical residents in Massachusetts will soon have access to the Prescription Monitoring Program,
DECEMBER 18, 2015
RESIDENCY
JANUARY 7, 2016
SAFETY
Noticing a lack of research into how residents spend off-duty time, medical researchers interview
JANUARY 8, 2016
RESIDENCY
According to data released by the Association of American Medical Colleges, the number of residen
JANUARY 15, 2016
RESIDENCY
According to the American Medical Association, the top issues that will affect physicians in 2016
JANUARY 14, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
JANUARY 15, 2016
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 4, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
FEBRUARY 4, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
FEBRUARY 26, 2016
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 24, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
A new American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC) report increases its projected shortage of
APRIL 21, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
The Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida, is using a
APRIL 15, 2016
RESIDENCY
A new American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC) report increases its projected shortage of
APRIL 22, 2016
RESIDENCY
The transition from medical school to residency can be challenging for many physicians-in-trainin
MAY 6, 2016
RESIDENCY
This year’s orientation for all new residents at Boston Medical Center (BMC) includes a wor
JULY 8, 2016
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 9, 2016
RESIDENCY
To identify ways to alleviate stress and burnout among medical professions, Steven A. Adelman, MD
DECEMBER 16, 2016
RESIDENCY
JANUARY 13, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JANUARY 2, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
A record number of medical school students and graduates applied for residency positions this yea
MARCH 17, 2017
RESIDENCY
Thirty-four percent of medical residents are concerned about paying off their medical school debt
MARCH 24, 2017
RESIDENCY
Palmetto GBA announced it will conduct pre-payment, service-specific, probe medical review on Hos
APRIL 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Nearly 40% of physicians are reluctant to seek formal medical care for mental health conditions d
OCTOBER 13, 2017
RESIDENCY
A study recently published in the Journal of Graduate Medical Education suggests a diffe
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
RESIDENCY
A record number of medical school students and graduates applied for residency positions this yea
MARCH 16, 2018
RESIDENCY
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Not medically and reasonably necessary. Records not submitted. Lack of inpatient admission orders
MARCH 27, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 4, 2014
RESIDENCY
Nursing homes now are allowed to purchase certain previously prohibited types of medical devices,
MAY 15, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
JUNE 17, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
OCTOBER 2, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
  “Every time a new medical student walks into our hospital and shows intere
JANUARY 23, 2015
RESIDENCY
JUNE 27, 2014
RESIDENCY
  “My hope is that every training program in every hospital and medical cent
JULY 11, 2014
RESIDENCY
AUGUST 1, 2014
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 29, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Disclosing medical errors, Part 2: Some additional practical tips by
AUGUST 1, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
APRIL 16, 2015
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“Sometimes I ask myself, did I go to medical school to do manual data entry for the
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“For most of modern medical history, the process of training to be a doctor could have bee
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“We are the Blanche Dubois of medical residencies …. we are entirely dependent on th
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If you’re leaving your job for a position at another medical practice, you can just take
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Editor's note: New medical staff leaders often have questions about credentialing and privileg
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Taking a medical history and collaborating with an interprofessional team are a few activities re
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As the number of low-volume medical staff physicians increases, credentials committee members and
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Documenting medical necessity has become a big topic over the last several years and there has be
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“We had all endured four years of medical school, and we believed that all our lectures, e
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  “As medical education leaders, we need to shepherd through innovations&mda
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  To meet the increased need for medical services, the California legislature and
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Investigators at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, found that about 70% of its medic
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Medications may be increasingly less affordable if current trends continue, according to the
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FDA recently issued a safety communication on intravascular medical devices (IMD), stating that t
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On March 1, the medical-equipment-company-will-pay-646-mi
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“As we continue to build a movement of wellness and resilience in medical education, we sh
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Quality improvement Medical staff leaders had a role in QIO efforts
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MARBLEHEAD, Mass.--HCPro, Inc. has furthered expanded into the medical coding, reimbursement, com
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Every year, thousands of New Yorkers find themselves responsible for a surprise medical bill fro
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Medical educators are deeply concerned about the nearly $15 billion in cuts to GME funding in Pre
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APRIL 10, 2014
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Dear healthcare professional, Medical Records Briefing (MRB) is conduc
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In an effort to prevent medical identity theft, new Medicare cards will not list the Social Secur
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Instead of looking at 30-day readmissions, researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (B
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Dear healthcare professional, Medical Records Briefing (MRB) is conducti
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Dear healthcare professional, Medical Records Briefing (MRB) is conducti
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Dear healthcare professional, Medical Records Briefing (MRB) is c
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Dear readers, HCPro is seeking enthusiastic medical staff experts to join an ad-h
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About 17% of adults nationwide do not have a usual place to go to for medical care or advice, acc
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In addition to hackers attempting to steal medical records, medical groups are now facing a new t
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Anne Roberts, CPMSM, CPCS, is the director of medical affairs at Children's Medical Center in
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Stethoscopes are maybe the most common of all diagnostic tools used in a medical facility, among
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Stethoscopes are maybe the most common of all diagnostic tools used in a medical facility, among
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Examine your hospital’s medication compounding process and your compliance level with upcom
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Examine your hospital’s medication compounding process and your compliance level with upcom
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Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center (the Hospital), in Dearborn, Mich., is the latest facility to
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With the changing demographics of the hospital medical staff comes growing challenges. Now HCPro
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There is one phenomenon in the PPS that has caught the attention of medical reviewers.
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