• EHR Vendors Seek More Time on Proposed Data Rules The trade association for EHR vendors said that federal proposals to open up patient data are good but need more examination by software developers.
  • How Physicians Took On a Hospital CEO--and Won A proposed plan to replace a patient's doctors with hospitalist-employed physicians led to a rebellion by Florida doctors and the resignation of a hospital CEO.
  • Should All Medical Schools Have Free Tuition?   Art Caplan discusses potential positives and pitfalls of tuition-free medical school with Robert Grossman, dean of NYU Langone Medical School, and Tim Rice, deputy director at the Manhattan Institute.
  • New Malpractice Risks in Your EHR Working with an EHR can be difficult, but even worse, there are ways that your data input could work against you if a possible malpractice lawsuit arises.
  • Should Doctors Speak Out About Gun Violence?   The NRA is telling physicians to 'Stay in your lane!' Art Caplan says that's ridiculous.
 

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