Regionalization: will it improve patient safety or hurt access to GI surgery care?: DDW TV talks to Randall S. Zuckerman, MD, about this complex and somewhat controversial topic. Dr. Zuckerman says the topic represents the difference between patient safety and physician autonomy. It also gets into other fundamental questions such as how do we do staff surgery in America and ensure doctors are well trained and keep their skill sets up? We also ask Dr. Zuckerman about how insurers will come into play in the debate.
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