Provider Connection | March/April 2019
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Discover what’s new in pediatric healthcare. Stay on the cutting edge with regular updates on research, medical news, continuing medical education opportunities and more.

CHOC’s investment in safety, quality
CHOC Children’s is the first pediatric facility in the world to be named a five-star hospital from the Patient Safety Movement Foundation – and Dr. James Cappon, CHOC’s chief quality and patient safety officer, writes about how CHOC is advancing its commitment to safety.

Vital curriculum vitae advice for providers
Is your CV up to snuff? KevinMD offers some tips to get your resume in tip-top shape – including the 13 must-haves (beyond contact information, of course) and formatting advice.

From Burnout to Wellness
A “refresh room” for CHOC physicians to meditate, recharge and decompress is among the list of ideas to help combat physician burnout. Get an update from the CHOC Physician Wellness Subcommittee about what’s been accomplished in its first year and what changes are on the horizon to establish a culture of physician wellness.

Connecting with patients can improve outcomes
Even more reason to smile and be kind to patients and families: Two Stanford social psychologists write in The New York Times about their research revealing that nice providers can make treatments more effective.

The 2019 CHOC Physician Engagement Survey runs through April 29
The 2019 CHOC Physician Engagement Survey is here. You don’t want to miss this valuable opportunity to provide feedback and input – and there are some pretty great prizes for participating.

Mark your calendars
CHOC offers a host of continuing medical education events to help clinicians stay on the cutting edge of practice. Here are a few upcoming sessions:

See a full list of clinical events at CHOC.

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