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Brigham and Women’s finds doctors sleep more when hours are cut

Getting a good night’s sleep is important for everyone — including physicians. In 2011, the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) set a limit on first-year resident physician shifts of 16 or fewer continuous hours of work. This policy change was based primarily on the results of studies comparing outcomes for first-year residents who… Read More »

More than third of outpatient providers want to replace EHRs, IT tools

Brief Published April 29, 2019 Dive Brief: A sizable number of outpatient organizations are looking to replace EHRs and other IT tools with systems that better suit their needs or offer better value, a new Reaction Data report found. Among 153 ambulatory care providers, almost 40% are considering replacing existing IT tools — from EHRs (27%)… Read More »