Internal Medicine Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Dr. Robert Taylor Means Jr. Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who's WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Dr. Means has been the dean of Quillen College Medical at East Tennessee State University, a professor of Internal Medicine, and the president of the Medical Education Assistance Corporation. He was a staff physician in the Department of Veterans ...


  2. Safa M. Osman, MD is recognized by Continental Who's WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | PR Newswire

    Dedicated to the health and wellness of their patients, the team at Valley Health Internal Medicine is comprised of well trained, professional physicians who in conjunction with other team members ensure that their patients receive the quality healthcare that they deserve. Compassion, Integrity, Collaboration, Excellence, Innovation, and Courage at the forefront of their company's values, Valley Health ensures that their patients receive responsive, easy access to quality healthcare.


  3. New internist at Canton-Potsdam HospitalRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2018 | North Country Now

    He is practicing with colleagues Brian Kerrigan and T. Nick Knowles at the Canton Family Health suite within the EJ Noble Medical Campus at 80 East Main St. Kring earned his medical degree from SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, and is certified with the American Board of Internal Medicine. He fulfilled his internal medicine and pediatrics residency with East Carolina University School of Medicine's Pitt County Memorial Hospital in Greenville, N.C. As an internist, Kring brings "a robust understanding" of disease processes and pharmacology, according to a CPH news release.


  4. Physician burnout takes a toll on U.S. patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Reuters

    Nearly two-thirds of U.S. doctors feel burned out, depressed, or both - and those feelings affect how they relate to patients, according to a survey conducted by Medscape. "One in three depressed doctors said they were more easily exasperated by patients; 32 percent said they were less engaged with their patients; and 29 percent acknowledged being less friendly," Leslie Kane, Senior Director, Medscape Business of Medicine, said in an email to Reuters Health.


  5. Majority of US physicians say they're burned out or depressedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Science Blog

    Nearly two-thirds of U.S. physicians report feeling burned out, depressed - or both - with one in three physicians admitting that their feelings of depression have an impact on how they relate to patients and colleagues, according to the first Medscape National Report on Physician Burnout and Depression. With more than 15,000 practicing physicians responding across 29 specialties, the majority of physicians reported experiencing burnout , depression or both , with higher rates reported by women and mid-career physicians.


  6. Willis Crocker Maddrey, MD, MACP, FRCP, Celebrates More than 50 Years of Medical ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | 24-7 Press Release

    Dr. Maddrey currently holds the positions of professor of internal medicine and assistant to the president at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. -- Willis Crocker Maddrey, MD, MACP, FRCP, has been included in Marquis Who's Who.


  7. Women Are More Likely to Get Breast Cancer Screenings They Need When...Read the original story

    Jan 16, 2018 | PR Leap

    ... for breast cancer, potentially saving lives every year. Researchers from the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) conducted a novel study focused on female Medicare beneficiaries 65 and older - a population with low screening rates. They ...


  8. Stronger, able older adults have better outcomes when hospitalized with critical illnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    Older adults are more likely than younger adults to develop critical illnesses that require hospitalization and intensive care. These illnesses include severe pneumonia and other serious respiratory conditions, congestive heart failure ), heart attacks , and sepsis .


  9. Kyaw Thu Celebrates More than 20 Years of Professional Excellence in Internal MedicineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | 24-7 Press Release

    Kyaw Thu, MD, has been included in Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value.


  10. Val Koganski Celebrates 20 Years of Professional ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... in a field are all taken into account during the selection process. Dr. Koganski has been a practicing Internal Medicine physician in Bucks County since 1997, when he started his private practice, Newtown Internal Medicine, located on the premises ...


  11. More patients getting preventive care from different providersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 |

    ... an accredited program. More than 2,000 hours are spent in clinical rotations that include family medicine, internal medicine, general surgery, emergency medicine, pediatrics, and obstetrics and gynecology. In order to enter practice, PAs must pass a ...


  12. Not your father's internist any moreRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2018 | Retired doc's thoughts

    ... and are not likely to get better. "The current data are clear.There are fewer docs going into general internal medicine.Lower pay, less prestige are two of the reasons offered and an increasing amount of onerous,often counter productive computer ...


  13. New study explores how patients and physicians communicate with each other electronicallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | Medical News

    How patients and their healthcare providers communicate with one another outside the clinic or doctor's office is changing. But how do patients and their physicians feel about email, cell phone and text interactions? A new study led by Joy L. Lee, PhD of the Regenstrief Institute's Center for Health Services Research compares these ways to communicate, concluding that the relationship the clinician has with a patient may have a greater impact on patient satisfaction than the technology used.


  14. Piedmont Athens Regional receives residency program accreditationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... education through accreditation. "We are also pleased to announce that Piedmont Athens Regional's internal medicine residency program recently received continued accreditation from the accreditation council," Peck said. "Our program will be at its ...


  15. #9: Spice Up, Slim Down: A guide to adding spice to your diet to improve your health and lose weightRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2018 | Geekzone

    ... and treatment. A graduate of Tufts University and Tufts School of Medicine, she completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, a Stanford University teaching hospital. In 2005, Dr. Melina hosted a program on the ...


  16. The ABIM Foundation, 'a foundation dedicated to what?'Read the original story

    Jan 10, 2018 | Retired doc's thoughts

    Following a revealing blog post regarding the ABIM by DRWes, a comment was made by Keith: " This is what happens when a non profit organization loses site of it's true mission and becomes more focused on the dollars. Looks like they are generating so much loot from their plundering of physicians that they needed somewhere to hide it.


  17. Review: Hacking the ClockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Wall Street Journal

    Exercise in the morning if you want to lose weight. But if you want to perform at your physical peak, plan a workout for the afternoon.


  18. How patients and healthcare providers communicate outside the office is changingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Joy L. Lee of the Regenstrief Institute's William M. Tierney Center for Health Services Research studies how patients and providers communicate with each other electronically. Credit: Regenstrief Instituet How patients and their healthcare providers communicate with one another outside the clinic or doctor's office is changing.


  19. The Assistance Fund Opens Financial Assistance Program for...Read the original story

    Jan 8, 2018 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    The Assistance Fund, an independent charitable patient assistance foundation that helps patients and families facing high medical out-of-pocket costs, today announced the launch of a program to provide financial support to patients with atypical hemolytic-uremic syndrome . The new fund will assist individuals with out-of-pocket medical expenses associated with their condition and treatment, including copayments and coinsurance, health insurance premiums and incidental medical expenses.


  20. Siemens HealthineersVoice: Investing In The Lab: The Hidden Jewel In The Healthcare SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 |

    Knowing this, Siemens Healthineers set out to confirm these findings by commissioning a 2017 study , The Value of In Vitro Diagnostic Testing and publishing a white paper, Three hundred U.S. emergency-medicine physicians, hospital lab directors and internists were surveyed to understand their views on how in vitro diagnostic testing impacts patients, providers, and the entire healthcare system. The study found that 80% of emergency physicians and hospital lab directors agree that increased investment in technology for in vitro diagnostic lab automation can ultimately improve patient care .