The Methodist DeBakey Heart Center received a performance achievement award from the American Heart Association (AHA) for excellence in treating coronary artery disease. Read about their clinical care and professional development efforts.
Sanford School of Medicine of The University of South Dakota has a new Physician Scientist Program. Approved by the South Dakota Board of Regents 2005, the first Physician Scientist Class starts Fall 2006.
The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) announced that physician members have the option of submitting practice improvement assessments to their chosen health plan's pay-for-performance program.