In Case You Missed It: Week of July 4, 2014

Posted on Thu, Jul 03, 2014

“In Case You Missed It” is a weekly roundup of popular healthcare headlines.

Read what Gregory Hufstetler, VP of Reimbursement and Regulatory Affairs for RTI, and a few other thought leaders think is in store for the future of emergency medicine inin-case-you-missed-it-logo.png this American College of Emergency Physicians article!

Hospital Docs: To Round on Only One Floor or Not To: A major debate taking place in the hospital medicine community over the last several years concerns the way in which we cohort patients >> visit to continue.

Doctors Group Advises Against Regular Pelvic Exams.

Over the last two years, the Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire, WI has decreased verbal threats and physical violence in its emergency department by about 40%. Click here to see how!

Massachusetts General Hospital will take the unusual step of questioning all patients about their use of alcohol and illegal drugs ... continue reading at

How do you approach patients who don't believe in vaccines? This article from explores a new strategy.


We have a new hospital medicine program starting at Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center in Houston,TX and we're currently seeking full time and part time BC/IM physicians and a Site Medical Director. Submit your CV to Dani Taylor at for consideration! 

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