Medical schools fail to teach students about the health care system

Any health care provider can tell you that clinical knowledge isn’t the only thing that determines how well you care for your patients.  We’ve all seen — many times — the patient that can’t afford the correct antibiotic, doesn’t get preauthorization for the necessary CT scan, and can’t find a specialist who will take his…


ACPE: Physician leadership linked to organizational success

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The challenges facing healthcare organizations, including rising rates of chronic disease, clinician shortages and an aging population, require strong leadership–and new research presented by the American College of Physicians finds physicians fit the bill.

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