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February 3rd, 2015

“One Size Fits All” Doesn’t Apply to Quality Improvement

By Elizabeth Zimmermann Young elizabethzimmermann

In an era of rising health care costs, and continuing efforts to improve value for patients nationwide, we have seen the rise of a number of quality improvement and reporting efforts. In his study, published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association, David Etzioni, M.D., and his team, illustrated that seeking a standardized […]

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Tags: American College of Surgeons, health care delivery, improvement, Kern Center, NSQIP, quality, Science of health care delivery, surgical outcomes, value


August 26th, 2014

Michael Sarr, M.D. Honored by College of Surgeons

By Bob Nellis bobnellis

Mayo Clinic gastroenterologic surgeon and scientist Michael Sarr, M.D., is being honored by the American College of Surgeons for his research contributions, surgical expertise and mentorship of the next generation of surgical leaders. The ACS Committee for the Forum on Fundamental Surgical Problems has dedicated the new volume of the Surgical Forum to Dr. Sarr […]

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Tags: American College of Surgeons, awards, honors, Michael Sarr, surgical research


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