Author Affiliation: Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, Chicago, Ill.
Concerns about patient safety, geographic variations in patient care
unrelated to medical science, and poor "customer service" for patients have
called into question the competence of physicians and the health care systems
in which they work.1-22
Many physicians are unhappy in practice, some feeling that their education
has not prepared them to lead complex delivery systems; others, that their
values are in conflict with their daily work.23-26
Leach DC. Competence Is a Habit. JAMA. 2002;287(2):243–244. doi:10.1001/jama.287.2.243
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