American College of Physicians Internal Medicine Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from American College of Physicians Internal Medicine Meeting. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from ACP, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
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ACP: Telemedicine has potential to improve patient care, reduce costs

April 11, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Telehealth has the “tremendous potential” to improve access to care for patients, enhance patient-physician…
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Identifying, dispelling medical myths

April 11, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Physicians may inadvertently practice medicine that includes long-debunked myths, a speaker at the American College of…
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VIDEO: Making EHR more useful for your practice, patients

April 11, 2019
PHILADELPHIA – When selecting an electronic health system for a practice, clinicians should keep in mind the disease states they face most…
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‘Tricky questions’ to answer before patients undergo catherization

April 11, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — The decision to send a patient for catherization can be a difficult one, a speaker at the American College of Physicians…
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ACP Advance launches, program intends to improve patient care

April 11, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — ACP Advance, a new quality improvement program the ACP said would assist other medical groups and physicians in enhancing…
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ACP Opening Session stresses importance of friendships to combat burnout

April 11, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Positive, supportive relationships with others can help improve the well-being of both patients and physicians, according to the…
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VIDEO: Best handoffs brief, verbal, focused on sickest patients

April 11, 2019
PHILADELPHIA – Focusing on the sickest patients and those where there are significant needed steps will optimize hand-offs between shifts…
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MRIs not always necessary for low back pain

April 11, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — More than 90% of patients would not benefit from an MRI early in their treatment for low back pain, according to a speaker at…
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ACP Internal Medicine Meeting highlights clinical, practice management updates

April 10, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Healio Primary Care Today will offer comprehensive live coverage of the latest medical advances presented at the annual ACP…
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VIDEO: ACP Internal Medicine Meeting provides multiple benefits

May 4, 2018
NEW ORLEANS — ACP’s annual meeting provides internists and other medical professionals the opportunity to share knowledge, build…