During an AGA-committee sponsored symposium on Tuesday, three experts will analyze the latest trends in patient-provider communication, including electronic patient portals, email, social media and patient-education apps.
The chair of SSAT’s Public Policy and Advocacy Committee talked to DDW TV about the DDW 2014 session: “The Affordable Care Act — The Expected and Unexpected Consequences.”
With more than 180,000 Americans undergoing bariatric or weight loss surgery each year, the field is focused on improving quality of the procedure. John Morton, MD, discusses the SSAT/SAGES Luncheon Symposium: Quality Indicators: Defining It Before Someone Else Does It For Us.
The DDW societies address the future of practice in the changing healthcare environment, quality and innovation in practice and the challenges of treating chronic HBV in Monday’s sessions.
The Presidential Plenary session this year will highlight innovative applications of endoscopy to address challenging issues, and will address quality in GI endoscopy.
Watch as Peter B. Cotton, MD discusses his DDW 2012 presentation “The Evolution of the Quality Agenda in ERCP.” Dr. Cotton, who named the technique, discusses his 40 years of experience with it.