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Residency Bullying: What You Need To Know

Posted by Roger DeLong, CP, PE, MBA on Nov 14, 2018

When you hear the word “bullying,” you probably imagine school-age children taunting each other in class, or young adults maligning each other behind the mask of social media. The last thing you’d consider is
the treatment of medical students completing 
hospital rounds—but
residency bullying is all too real, and it’s more widespread than you may think. 
A surprising 42 percent of U.S. medical students in their final year of school reported experiencing harassment, and 84 percent reported being belittled, according to a study published by the British Medical Journal.

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Topics: Hospital Administration, Cardiothoracic

How Hospital Changes Are Affecting Private Practices

Posted by Tim Callahan on Nov 12, 2018

Will private practices become obsolete?

It’s not impossible, according to a report from the Health Care Cost Institute. Data show visits to primary care physician practices declined 18 percent between 2012 to 2016. And with rising business costs, changes to reimbursement plans and evolving regulations, not to mention patients flocking to urgent care centers and clinics, it's no surprise medical practice owners are concerned.

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Topics: Hospital Administration, Cardiothoracic

5 Interesting Stats on Physician Happiness

Posted by Roger DeLong, CP, PE, MBA on May 29, 2018

More than 15,000 physicians participated in Medscape’s annual physician lifestyle survey. While the majority of physicians expressed happiness and satisfaction, certain specialities had more favorable results. The stats below provided a more thorough overview of physician happiness.

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Topics: Cardiothoracic

Profile of Excellence: Dr. Bruce W. Lytle

Posted by Susan Eymann, MS on Apr 16, 2018

Chairman, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation87th AATS President (2006-2007)

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Topics: Cardiothoracic

Profile of Excellence: Dr. D. Craig Miller

Posted by Susan Eymann, MS on Apr 9, 2018

The Thelma and Henry Doelger Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery Stanford University 88th AATS President (2007-2008)

Dr. D. Craig Miller, the Thelma and Henry Doelger Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery at Stanford University, is, by his own admission, a cowboy and a maverick. He attributes his independent nature to growing up on cattle ranches owned and run by his physician father in northern California.

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Topics: Cardiothoracic

Profile of Excellence: Dr. Hartzell V. Schaff

Posted by Susan Eymann, MS on Apr 2, 2018

Stuart W. Harrington Professor of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 93rd AATS President (2012-2013)

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Topics: Cardiothoracic

Profile of Excellence: Dr. Frank C. Spencer

Posted by Susan Eymann, MS on Mar 28, 2018

Chairman Emeritus, New York University School of Medicine
63rd AATS President (1982-1983)

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Topics: Cardiothoracic

Profile of Excellence: Dr. Craig R. Smith

Posted by Susan Eymann, MS on Mar 21, 2018

Chair, Department of Surgery; Surgeon-in-Chief, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
92th AATS President (2011-2012)

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Topics: Cardiothoracic

Profile of Excellence: Dr. Robert B. Wallace

Posted by Susan Eymann, MS on Mar 12, 2018

Former Chairman of Departments of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the Mayo Clinic and Georgetown University School of Medicine; 75th AATS President (1994-1995)

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Topics: Cardiothoracic

Profile of Excellence: Dr. F. Griffith Pearson

Posted by Susan Eymann, MS on Feb 26, 2018

70th AATS President (1989-1990)
Legendary thoracic surgery pioneer:

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Topics: Cardiothoracic

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