The true impact of public reporting of quality measures on emergency medicine
Could Medicare’s new “Preventable Complications” policy bring your emergency department to its knees?
In Massachusetts, fewer uninsured has meant physician shortages, increased wait times
What happened to post-mortem education?
You’re never overstaffed, just underfired
I’m the chief of a small ED group and have a new female grad working in our department. Overall she is quite talented and well liked but she seems to be having difficulties with a group of nurses on a particular shift...
How your ED performs on door-to-triage times is a significant quality indicator
On Tuesday, July 15, 2008, both the U.S. House and Senate voted to override the President’s veto of H.R. 6331, the “Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008.”
I recently had an emergency medical procedure and had to miss 7 shifts...