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Dispelling myths about

In her first days as an EMT, Claire Champion already met the local health care system's most frequent users. Here, she shares what she's learned about "frequent flyers" and programs that aim to help them. 

By Claire Champion...
Posted by Sonya Collins in Progress Notes Jul 30, 2015 10:36 am EDT

Bringing innovation to medical training

Today on the blog, the director of research at John Peter Smith Family Medicine Residency tells us about the continued success of their latest training innovation. 

By Richard Young, M.D.

The...
Posted by Sonya Collins in Progress Notes Jul 28, 2015 11:10 am EDT

EHRs in primary care: Boon or boondoggle?

EHR's have been a long time coming. This family physician first used one in residency in the 70s, but the uptake has been a lot slower than he expected. 

By Charles Sneiderman, M.D., Ph.D.

Throughout my entire...
Posted by Sonya Collins in Progress Notes Jul 23, 2015 12:53 pm EDT

Eight islands, one chapter: PCP's 50th chapter in the 50th state

We launched our 50th chapter this summer! To celebrate, we're highlighting activities of all our chapters throughout the summer. It's the PCP Chapters of Summer campaign. Today on the blog, read about the kick-off and goals of our 50th chapter. 
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Posted by Sonya Collins in Progress Notes Jul 21, 2015 9:32 am EDT

Health professions students build interprofessional community

We launched our 50th chapter this summer! To celebrate, we're highlighting activities of all our chapters throughout the summer. It's the PCP Chapters of Summer campaign. Today on the blog, read about a chapter event that encouraged students of various health care disciplines...
Posted by Sonya Collins in Progress Notes Jul 16, 2015 11:10 am EDT

Interns, it gets better

While summer means vacation for many, it's a crucial time of transition for those in medical education. Medical students rise into the next year of their education and newly minted physicians start residency. Today, in a piece from our archives, two former primary care...
Posted by Sonya Collins in Progress Notes Jul 14, 2015 2:20 pm EDT
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Interesting article, Mara! I absolutely agree that the best way to treat a patient is to focus on patient-engagemen...
Such an inspirational post, Sonya! I feel so good after reading this post!
Thank you for sharing!
Thank you for sharing this. Many medical students I know struggle with the family vs. internal medicine (vs. med-pe...
What a compliment to be included in your piece, Dr. Nace. We agree that training as part of a care team is essential for...