From residency to retirement
ACS Surgeon Workforce Subcommittee develops Onboarding Checklist for Surgeons(Comments Off on ACS Surgeon Workforce Subcommittee develops Onboarding Checklist for Surgeons)
The Onboarding Checklist for Surgeons—a summary of action items for consideration by a new surgeon and the partner, group, or hospital employer—is the focus of this month’s column.
This month’s column describes surgical skills competitions and their role in increasing resident involvement at the Massachusetts Chapter of the ACS annual meeting.
This month’s column summarizes the role of California surgeons in defeating Proposition 46 and offers guidelines for a successful grassroots advocacy campaign.
This month’s column explores big data as it relates to enhancing graduate medical education, specifically how studying this information increases residents’ sense of ownership over the development of quality improvement initiatives.
The author of this month’s column shares his 10 principles for the provision of care—words of wisdom culled from nearly 50 years as a surgeon.
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- Medicine still a noble calling, despite outside interference
- Retired surgeon satisfies desire to serve patients through primary care
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