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Twitter Chat on Mental Health/Wellbeing of Healthcare Providers: #ProviderWellBeing  

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The ACGME, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), and Mayo Clinic will host a Twitter chat about #ProviderWellBeing on Thursday, May 24 from 4:00-5:00 p.m. EDT. The chat, Learning More About #ProviderWellBeing, will explore the topics of mental health and well-being of health care providers, as well as interventions and resources available to them. Follow or join in […]

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Review Committee News 

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Internal Medicine Review Committee Request for Initial Comment The Review Committee is asking for recommendations for changes to its Program Requirements. Unlike past revisions, the Review Committee is using a new pilot in which it requests that the GME community first review the report from a new process, and use the insights learned to guide […]

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Milestones Updates

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Spring Reporting Window Opens The spring 2018 Milestones reporting window will remain open until 11:59 p.m. CDT on Friday, June 22, 2018. You may submit Milestones assessments online at any time during the reporting window. No submissions will be accepted after that time. E-mail questions to milestones@acgme.org. Soliciting Work Group Volunteers – Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease […]

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Review Committee Updates:

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Orthopaedic Surgery Review Committee Case Log Update The Orthopaedic Surgery Reductions Report, is available in the Resident Case Log System. The report generates the number of Level 1, Level 2, and total primary credit cases currently reported for Closed Reductions, Open Simple Reductions, and Open Complex Reductions for each selected resident. E-mail questions to Executive […]

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Review Committee Updates

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Obstetrics and Gynecology Review Committee: Case Minimums Update Considering program feedback, data from the last two graduating classes, available literature, and current practice recommendations, the document Case Log: Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Minimum Numbers has been updated and is available on the Documents and Resources page of the Obstetrics and Gynecology section of the ACGME website. E-mail questions to Associate […]

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Revised Osteopathic Recognition Requirements and Updated FAQs Posted

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The ACGME recently posted the focused revisions to the Osteopathic Recognition requirements, effective July 1, 2018. The requirements are available under the “Approved with Future Effective Date” heading in the Osteopathic Recognition section of the ACGME website. Documents for applications submitted on or after July 1, 2018, will be posted on the ACGME Osteopathic Recognition website soon. […]

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Review Committee News

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Obstetrics and Gynecology Review Committee Guidelines for Subspecialties Available Guidelines for determining the procedural and patient strength of programs in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Gynecologic Oncology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility are now available. Read more. Surgery Review Committee Case Log Update The document Surgical Critical Care Case Logging for General Surgery is posted […]

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Program Requirement Revisions Approved

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The ACGME Board of Directors approved the following: New Program Requirements: Addiction Medicine (subspecialty of Anesthesiology, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Preventive Medicine, or Psychiatry), effective February 5, 2018. Click here for details. Focused revision to Program Requirements: Gynecologic Oncology (subspecialty of Obstetrics and Gynecology), Maternal-Fetal Medicine (subspecialty of Obstetrics and Gynecology), and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (subspecialty of Obstetrics […]