Tag Archives: medicine

Ask the Doctor: D. Todd Detar, DO, Answers Questions about Osteopathic Medicine and His Role in the Community

D. Todd Detar, DO Q. What attracted you to medicine? A. While studying health education at the University of Delaware, a college sports injury ended my life’s dream of becoming an NFL player. One of my coaches saw an opportunity for me to work as a trainer for the Philadelphia Phillies, and over time, I… Read More »

4 UCSF Faculty Elected to the National Academy of Medicine for 2020 – UCSF News Services

Four UC San Francisco faculty members are among the 100 new national and international members elected this year to the National Academy of Medicine (NAM), one of the highest honors in the fields of health of medicine. Membership in the NAM recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievements and commitment to service in the… Read More »

Sound Advice: Transitioning to Value-Based Hospital Medicine – RevCycleIntelligence.com

Sponsored by Sound Physicians July 13, 2020 – Hospitalists play an essential but often under-recognized role in driving value-based care and alternative payment models. With 50 percent of Medicare A/B spending taking place in the acute episode, it is critical to understand and address the quality of care provided in inpatient settings. In a session during… Read More »