Tensions have risen in the ongoing clash between emergency medicine physicians and the advanced practice professionals (APPs) who specialize in their discipline over the latter group’s use of terms like “residency” and “fellowship” in postgraduate training programs. Last month, nearly all professional organizations representing emergency physicians issued a joint statement […]

Federal regulators say as many as nine of 10 people who live in NC nursing homes are at heightened risk of death or injury in emergencies because of life-safety violations. By Thomas Goldsmith  Residents at nine out 10 of North Carolina nursing homes face increased risk of death or injury […]