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Mar 26, 2015

WASHINGTON — The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) urges passage of the legislation just introduced to replace the Medicare Sustainable...

Mar 12, 2015
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Two patient groups created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) – Medicare patients enrolled in federally designated patient-centered medical homes and people under age 26 who are allowed to remain...

Mar 5, 2015

WASHINGTON – Both physicians and patients overestimate the risk of heart attack or death for possible acute coronary syndrome (ACS) as well as the potential benefit of hospital admission for...

Mar 4, 2015
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Your lack of sleep not only is affecting your health, but also the health and safety of those around you. Daylight savings time doesn't make it easier, so the nation's emergency physicians are...

Mar 2, 2015

WASHINGTON – A Swiss teenager, recently returned home from a discotheque, came to the emergency department with classic sudden symptoms of stroke, only to be diagnosed with Lyme disease. The...

Feb 24, 2015
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Leaders from eight professional health organizations, including the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), and the American Bar Association have issued a call to action to reduce...

Feb 10, 2015
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Medical liability reform for physicians who practice in emergency departments is essential to improving the delivery of patient care, saving costs and protecting patients in a medical emergency,...

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