June 27, 2014
WellMD News July 2014 (PDF)
As we welcome new residents in July, this month's newsletter describes supportive programs for them at the medical center. In addition there are links to: research on helpful components of supportive programs for physicians; commencement addresses from Bill and Melinda Gates (university graduation) as well as Dr. Verghese (medical school graduation); and a variety of classes and talks including partner shiatsu, mindfulness, Pegasus Physician Writers Forum, organic vegetable and herb gardening, and an international human rights film festival.
Quality Alert: Biweekly Performance Report (PDF)
We continue to struggle with the following areas: Hospital Based Psychiatric Services and Surgical Care Improvement Project.
Method Change for Hemoglobin A1c (PDF)
This week, we changed the method that we use for measurement of hemoglobin A1c (A1c) from immunoassay to capillary zone electrophoresis. Click here for details.