Unless they are otherwise exempt, physicians must participate in QPP to avoid receiving payment penalties.
The patient, a 42-year-old woman, also has had episodes of skin flushing in the head and neck area and has a lesion on her liver.
Use of state prescription drug monitoring programs has grown significantly, but gaps remain—including a lack of data from VA pharmacies.
Delegates also take actions to address the rising incidence of myopia, lead poisoning and ocular burns from liquid laundry packets.
Residents are much less likely to say something when an attending physician is involved in unsafe or unprofessional behavior.