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Sep 23, 2016

In response to a series of events involving acts of violence by and against police, the president of the American College of Emergency Physicians Jay Kaplan, MD, FACEP released a statement:...

Sep 2, 2016

In response to a recent rash of news stories reporting spikes in price for both generic and name-brand pharmaceutical drugs, the president of the American College of Emergency Physicians Jay...

Aug 29, 2016

The average monthly emergency department visit increased by 5.7 percent in Illinois after the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), although the population remained essentially flat. In...

Aug 24, 2016

Seniors with traditional Medicare coverage who have more continuity of care – defined as consistently seeing the same physician in an outpatient setting – have lower chances of visiting an...

Aug 4, 2016

The nation's emergency physicians continue to closely monitor and prepare for the evolving situation regarding the Zika virus, which recently was confirmed to spread locally in southern Florida....

Aug 2, 2016

WASHINGTON —Protocols allowing nurses to administer certain types of treatment in the emergency department can dramatically shorten length of stay for patients with fever, chest pain, hip...

Aug 1, 2016

Summer fun is nearing an end. It's almost time to put away the swimsuits and dust off the book bags. More than 50 million students will head into the classrooms in a few weeks. The nation's...

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