How medical residents can master ACGME core-competency requirements
An online educational program that allows busy residents to complete core-competency requirements on their own time is changing residency training.
Resident & Student Health
4 energy-boosting tips to help residents as shifts drag on
We spoke with residents to get a few pick-me-ups that can help buoy a sleep-deprived trainee during their longest stints on call.
1 big mistake medical residents must avoid: Assumptions
Medical residents can meet ACGME core-competency requirements while learning how to better care for a diverse patient population.
Accelerating Change in Medical Education
To excel as a care team, members must know their roles
Ensuring high-quality, efficient patient care in interprofessional teams requires defined roles, thorough communication and deft leadership.
Pilot project offers another view of Match applicants’ skills
A new video interview component is aimed at allowing students to show qualities that might not be as evident through other metrics.
Service makes core-competency education more engaging, trackable
A new online education component is designed to engage residents through interactive modules and track their progress during training.
To err is human. To speak up? It depends, study says
Residents are much less likely to say something when an attending physician is involved in unsafe or unprofessional behavior.
3 tips for new med school grads facing old 24-hour shift
After a six-year hiatus, first-year residents will again contend with longer shifts. How to cope? Seasoned residents offer perspectives and advice.
5 steps to better patient safety training for residents, fellows
A report identifies gaps in adverse-event reporting in clinical learning environments. The leading GME accreditor is working to fix it.