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Dr. Matthew Ryan recognized as outstanding peer reviewer by the AAMC

Dr. Matthew Ryan has been recognized as an Outstanding Peer Reviewer by the Association of American Medical Colleges. The AAMC’s MedEdPORTAL provides a peer review process to “ensure submitted resources are accurate, clear, complete, and relevant to health education.” As a peer reviewer who has provided an extraordinary amount…

Patients lack knowledge about freestanding emergency department costs and services

According to a research article published by Drs. Bucciarelli, Payton, and Falgiani, patients do not have adequate knowledge about the costs and services associated with freestanding emergency departments (FSED). These results were determined from a 19-item survey distributed to Springhill FSED patients over a 3-month span. The research emphasizes…

Residents begin simulation in new medical education building

Shortly after the debut of the new state-of-the-art George T. Harrell, M.D., Medical Education Building on July 28, the doors were opened to medical students the following day. Department of Emergency Medicine resident Dr. Kyle Iketani was the first resident to have simulation in the new building.