February 2015

New FPP Board of Directors Elected

Dr. Vamsi Narra (Radiology) and Dr. Brian Nussenbaum (Otolaryngology) were recently elected to serve a 3-year term on the FPP Board of Directors. Dr. Nussenbaum was re-elected and will be…

New Learning Management System

Washington University School of Medicine faculty members have many mandatory compliance and training requirements that must be completed upon hire and on an ongoing basis. From a faculty perspective, the…

Supporting Our Clinicians

Based on pioneer work here at Washington University School of Medicine, we know that physician distress is common following adverse patient events. Published work by Amy Waterman, PhD, found that…

Our Star Performers

Putting Patients First Kimberly Kramer has worked as a medical assistant in the department of hematology for the past seven years. She has been with Washington University since 2002 and…

Meeting Meaningful Use

As health care providers, we are required to meaningfully use EHR systems as mandated by the Affordable Care Act and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Beginning in 2015,…