Standing up for the practicing physician
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Fearing Exodus: American Board of Medical Specialties Issues Statement on Oklahoma
Fearing a mass exodus of physicians from the lucrative ACGME -mandated Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program, two member organizations ...
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
NEJM Fails to Publish Comments Critical of ACCME Perspective Piece
Screen Shot was taken 4/19/2016 of NEJM web page showing undeclared conflict of interest (Click to enlarge) I find it interesting that ...
Sunday, April 17, 2016
Rethinking Our Medical Education and Publishing Bureaucracy
Medicine has an image problem. On one hand, medicine is full of wonder: incredible technology, incredible innovation, and incredibly brigh...
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Propaganda Machine: How ABIM Spins Its Survey Results
As it continues to spiral out of control, the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) issued a press release telling practicing physicia...
Friday, April 08, 2016
Medical Societies to ABIM: What Gives?
In an unusual show of solidarity, twelve membership societies sent a carefully worded letter to Richard Baron, MD, President and CEO of the...
Wednesday, April 06, 2016
How the Feds Plan to Federalize MOC
From the Commonwealth Fund's Washington Weekly Health Policy Week in Review : March 31, 2016 -- Health professional societies and ...
Sunday, April 03, 2016
It was Friday, the weekend not far away. It always seems that hospital people step lightly on Fridays, hurrying to get work done in anticipa...
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