Category: Policy Monster

ACA…ACO…Please Explain!?

  Brought to you by Dr. Sukhi Bains. A review of: McClellan M et al. (2014). Accountable Care Around The World: A Framework To Guide Reform Strategies. Health Affairs; 33(9): 1507-1515   We had another great Journal Club at the last…

Potential Danger in “Safe Harbors”

By Dr. Brenda Oiyemhonlan   The last Health Policy Mini-Fellowship meeting discussed “safe harbors”, which can be defined as a set of clinical guidelines that define negligence and appropriate care in the ED. While safe harbors can protect ER docs…

6/27/14 First Ever Health Policy Blog!

Hello and welcome to the first installment of the Health Policy Mini-Fellowship blog. In May Hannah, Brenda and Dr. Foley helped lead the journal club discussion at the ACEP Leadership and Advocacy Conference (LAC) in Washington, DC. We presented an…