Meet the Editors
Lee M. Duke, MD
Mary Beth Schweigert
Corporate Communications Specialist
New technology increases patient engagement while improving communication and efficiencies for clinicians.
FDA approves first gene therapy for treatment of a genetic disease.
The number of patients who leave the Emergency Department with a prescription for opioids has dropped from 50 percent to 10 percent.
More than 93,000 providers have searched the statewide database 10 million times.
Submit your proposal to Penn Medicine’s Innovation Accelerator program by Sept. 5.
Plus: Avoid these “dangerous” abbreviations to keep your patients safe.
New option also adds convenience for providers. Look for opportunities to sign up in the coming months.
Patient safety advocate John Nance shares lessons from the aviation industry in speech at LGH. Plus: The most dangerous phrase in medicine.
Program improves quality and maximizes efficiency in care of geriatric fractures, a leading healthcare challenge.