Medical Education
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Chart Review: A New Carnival for Academic Medicine Blogs

Wing of Zock - December 3, 2012

Welcome to the inaugural edition of Chart Review, our new monthly feature where the editors at Wing of Zock highlight our favorite blog posts from the previous…

Mobile Health
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Hopkins Med Students Win Developer Challenge

Wing of Zock - July 10, 2012

By Sarah SoniesHave you ever felt poorly, given in to the temptation to research your symptoms online, and pulled up a list of absolutely terrifying possible diagnoses?…

Specialties
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Developing a Diabetes Management Service

Wing of Zock - June 20, 2012

Last year, the AAMC held its first-ever Readiness for Reform Innovations Challenge, to which academic medical centers  across the country submitted best practices. Three winning institutions were…

Medical Education
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The Ambulatory Long Block: Resident Training in a High-Functioning Clinical Microsystem

Wing of Zock - June 19, 2012

Last year, the AAMC held its first-ever Readiness for Reform Innovations Challenge, to which academic medical centers  across the country submitted best practices. Three winning institutions were…

Medical Education
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Cultural Change for Students’ Health and Humanity

Wing of Zock - June 12, 2012

By Scott Rodgers, MD By Scott Rodgers, MDWhenever I attend a AAMC meeting these days, the topic of medical student well-being is often discussed. Many schools have…

Medical Education
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Clinical Training Must Be Coupled with Policy, Management to Improve Care

Wing of Zock - May 29, 2012

By Sachin Jain, MD By Sachin Jain, MDAs outgoing Johns Hopkins Dean Ed Miller and I argued in a letter in this month’s edition of Academic Medicine,…

eHealth
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Electronic Health Records: Progress, Not Panacea

Wing of Zock - May 26, 2012

by Kenneth Lin, MD by Kenneth Lin, MDYesterday, the family medicine residency program where I serve as a faculty preceptor “went live” with their new electronic health…

Medical Education
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Engaging UCSF Residents in Quality, Safety, and Cost Reduction

Wing of Zock - May 15, 2012

By Robert Baron, MD By Robert Baron, MDEngaging residents and fellows in quality improvement and patient safety activities has become a goal for all GME programs and…

Hospital Administration
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The Doctor Will See You Now. Really!

Wing of Zock - May 9, 2012

By Michael Weitekamp, MD By Michael Weitekamp, MDI don’t like to wait; who does? If I have to wait, it helps to know why and how much…

Medical Records
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The Electronic Medical Record Doesn’t Tell You the Story

Wing of Zock - May 7, 2012

By Karen Sibert, MD By Karen Sibert, MDOne morning recently, I found another physician standing morosely at one of the mobile computer terminals we refer to as…