Musings in the life of an internist, cardiologist and cardiac electrophysiologist.
Saturday, May 02, 2015
Why Electrophysiologists Need to Flood the MOC "Debate" at HRS2015
Anti-MOC Buttons Click image to order yours On 13 May 2015 at 8 am in Room 162A of the Boston Convention Center, a session called "...
Friday, May 01, 2015
Friday Read: The Not-So-Simple Pacemaker Check
Her breathing had never taken a second thought, except for the past several months. Slowly, gradually, her breathing became work so she cam...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
On the Value of Losing
“There is no teacher more discriminating or transforming than loss.” ― Pat Conroy, My Losing Season: A Memoir On April Fools Day...
Saturday, April 25, 2015
ACC Issues "Urgent" Message, But To Whom?
The American College of Cardiology (ACC) leadership, troubled by the "complex situation" presented by the changes in re-certificat...
Thursday, April 16, 2015
A Promising Week of Firsts
It was quite a week for America's practicing physicians. For months the frustration over the lack of accountability of the American Boa...
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Why Journalists Need Maintenance of Certification
Well, well, well, this little blog got a mention in the New York Times Well health care blog last evening in a post entitled "Board C...
Monday, April 13, 2015
Remember Working Doctors, Call Your Senator TODAY
If you believe it's not okay to have the corrupt, coercive, and anti-trust ABMS MOC® Medical Registry as part of the Medicare SGR Repla...
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