Post Tagged with: "medical education"

Leading From the Heart

Leading From the Heart

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January 5, 2015

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EDUCATION:

Can healthcare leaders create a work environment that reflects and honors the creative spaces of the soul and brings passion back into our daily work? Can healthcare leaders inspire caregivers to connect with their own inner values in helping health systems achieve the highest quality, safest care possible for both patients and caregivers?

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Tracy Granzyk MS, Managing Editor, Educate the Young

Mini-Documentary Shares Why to Take Part in Telluride Patient Safety Experience

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December 30, 2014

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Telluride Alumni and Faculty share why this patient safety educational experience is like none other.

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The Telluride Experience 2015: Now Taking Applications

The Telluride Experience 2015: Now Taking Applications

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December 13, 2014

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EDUCATION:

Not sure how late summer and fall flew by so fast, but it is already November, and we are now taking applications for our 2015 Telluride Summer Camp sessions!

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Coaching in Medicine

Coaching in Medicine

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November 26, 2014

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EDUCATION:

What is it about physicians? The stereotype of the brilliant and bold surgeon who reigns over the operating room whose mantra is “A chance to cut is a chance to cure.” The ever-smiling pediatrician wearing a bowtie with small elephant on his stethoscope. And the pipe-smoking psychiatrist, steeped in Freud and saying little. None of whom listens to anyone without an MD, and often not to them.

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Norman Wu, PhD, CEO, iHuman Patients

Honing Diagnostic Skills with i-Human Patients

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October 31, 2014

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HealthTech Conference 2014, Medical Education, Salber:

Missed or delayed diagnoses occur in approximately 15% of patient cases. Can case simulation be used to better train clinicians to avoid errors and improve accuracy?

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Medical Student Speaks Up Under Influence of Telluride Mentors

Medical Student Speaks Up Under Influence of Telluride Mentors

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October 30, 2014

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EDUCATION:

Creative thinking young entrepreneurs are also leading change in healthcare. While their vision and action as patient safety advocates and role models may not send financial ripples across Wall Street, or redefine how we communicate with one another just yet, their efforts will save patient lives.

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Tracy Granzyk MS, Managing Editor, Educate the Young

Calling for Responsible Healthcare Journalism

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October 27, 2014

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EDUCATION:

As the Ebola virus lands closer to home, it has been disappointing to watch the hype, inaccuracies and blame circulating in various media on what continues as a yet-to-be controlled humanitarian and health crisis in West Africa.

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Paul Levy, Host of (Not) Running a Hospital

A Modern Hippocratic Oath

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September 18, 2014

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As we further consider the physician development and training issues in our society, it is illustrative to turn to the oath taken by doctors in training as they begin their careers.

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Tracy Granzyk MS, Managing Editor, Educate the Young

What Does Transparency in Healthcare Mean to You?

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August 5, 2014

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EDUCATION:

Yesterday’s afternoon discussion at Telluride East was focused on “Transparency”, a buzzword for many in healthcare today, but a concept that holds tremendous meaning for patient safety and caregiver well-being for those who walk the talk.

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Joan Justice, Director Special Projects,
Patient Empowerment Network

How to Communicate with Patients When Words Won’t Work

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July 29, 2014

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What if you were a patient with a serious illness, alone in a hospital and you couldn’t communicate verbally with the medical staff?

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