At the Intersection of Quantity and Quality

Plenary Speaker at California Meeting of American College of Physicians

  • July 19th, 2015

October 30th Dr. Jessica Nutik Zitter will present a plenary session on the concerning tendency of physicians to turn to procedures instead of communicating and breaking bad news.

October 30-November 1, 2015
Hyatt Regency
Monterey
This will be a joint meeting of the Northern California and Southern California Regions 1, 2 and 3 Chapters.
Please contact Carmelina Raffetto, acpcano@gmail.com, for more information.

Helping Physicians to Do the Right Thing

  • July 17th, 2015

Posted 7/15/15 on The Huffington Post.

The Affordable Care Act of 2010 is one of the most impressive changes to our healthcare system since the introduction of Medicare in 1965. But Sarah Palin’s “death panel” hysteria forced President Obama to remove a crucial piece of his original proposal, rendering it less effective, some might say anemic. Section 1233, which called […]