CRICO MDs ONLY: Register to access your facesheet, and more.

Advanced Search

  • Topic
  • Specialty
  • Content Type

RESET SEARCH CRITERIA
spacer

CRICO Guidelines by Topics

spacer podcast_home_button

1-10 of (46) items Show items per page Page of 5
< Back To Patient Safety

At the End of Information Blocking, an Opening for Patient Safety
By Jock Hoffman, CRICO

Opening your notes offers the potential to enhance patient safety by linking clinicians and patients between visits–times when ambulatory vulnerabilities often compound.

 

CONTINUE READING >

More Recently Asked Questions
By Jock Hoffman, CRICO

Queries about malpractice and patient safety.

CONTINUE READING >

Recently Asked Questions
By Jock Hoffman, CRICO

Clinicians express concerns about malpractice and patient safety.

CONTINUE READING >

The Pain and Reward of Delivering Palliative Care During COVID
By Tom A. Augello, CRICO

Excellent palliative care is inherently challenging. Over-capacity hospitals and a shortage of palliative specialists that pre-dated the COVID  crisis have led to some improvisation and innovation.. An expert practitioner from the Metro DC area shares his personal experience and some insights that might help improve communication between any specialist and their patients.

CONTINUE READING >

Word to the Wise: Misuse of Language in Clinical Communication Causes Harm
By Tom A. Augello, CRICO

Misuse of language can have serious clinical consequences. It can also leave patients and families with a bad impression or misunderstandings. We invited two physicians who authored a JAMA Perspective on the topic to explain what worries them and what doesn’t, when it comes to the misuse of words in medicine.

CONTINUE READING >

Power to Predict Podcast, Recommendations for Prevention and Early Detection of Colorectal Cancer, and More
By Alison Anderson, Missy Padoll, Wallinda Hutson, CRICO

Insight September 2020: Power to Predict Podcast, Five Recommendations for Prevention and Early Detection of Colorectal Cancer , and More

CONTINUE READING >

Grants RFA, Case Study, and More
By Alison Anderson, Missy Padoll, Wallinda Hutson, CRICO

Insight August 2020: Grants RFA, Case Study, and More

CONTINUE READING >

What’s Up with Cardiac Malpractice Cases?
By Tom A. Augello, CRICO

A rise in cardiology malpractice cases goes against general malpractice trends across specialties that show significant declines. Most of the errors in outpatient cardiac cases involve failures in the diagnostic process. Diagnosis errors bedeviled providers in the inpatient setting as well.

CONTINUE READING >

Informed Consent, Learning to See, and more
By Alison Anderson, Missy Padoll, Wallinda Hutson, CRICO

Insight December 2018: Informed consent, learning to see, and more

CONTINUE READING >

Understanding “Standard of Care” A Doctor and a Lawyer Share from the Medmal Front Lines
By Carla Ford, MD, John Reardon, JD, Tom Augello, CRICO

For many in the medical profession, some of the basics of law and malpractice claims are a little mysterious. The key question about negligence is whether or not the provider failed to meet the “standard of care.” But how do we know what the standard of care is? We hear from a lawyer and and a doctor about what they’ve learned working in the world of medical errors and malpractice law.

CONTINUE READING >
1-10 of (46) items Page of 5