Heed those EHR alerts: EHRs now a factor in malpractice suits

Patient harm caused at least in part by the use of electronic health records (EHRs) has now emerged in medical malpractice claims, according to a recent closed claims study by The Doctors Company. And ... READ MORE

Academy updates CPT for ENT articles

As part of a process to continue to provide the most up-to-date resources for our membership, Academy CPT experts have begun to reevaluate and update the Academy’s list of CPT for ENT articles. CPT ... READ MORE

Advocacy acronyms and committees

Below are key committees and acronyms you need to know to be an effective advocate for the specialty. Capitol Hill powerhouses HELP: U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and ... READ MORE

Cleft lip, palate repair in Peru
Expanded from the print edition

By Tara Brennan, MD, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, Humanitarian Travel Grant Awardee For once I got excited while checking my email. I had received an AAO-HNSF humanitarian award to send ... READ MORE

BOG sessions add to a rewarding Annual Meeting

By Steven T. Kmucha, MD, JD, Chair, BOG Governance & Society Engagement With signs of spring appearing in some parts, it is time to start thinking about the AAO-HNSF 2016 Annual Meeting ... READ MORE

Spring overture

Registration for this year’s AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO EXPOSM in one of our favorite locations, San Diego, opened May 2. I encourage you to take advantage of the early registration discounts ... READ MORE

San Diego memories

It is an exciting time as the Foundation gears up for the AAO-HNSF 2016 Annual Meeting & OTO EXPOSM. Although the San Diego, CA, location was decided years ago, this meeting is one that has ... READ MORE