Category - PGY-3

Posts during the third year of internal medicine residency.

The Importance of Process in the Hospital

Process is important — it helps large and complicated objectives like transferring a patient out of the ED, performing ACLS stay on task and not disintegrate with the spontaneity of human error. There is already so much standardization throughout the regular workings of a hospital that one...

Reflection: Essentialism by Greg Mckeown

In his book Essentialism Greg McKeown elaborates on the concept that “less is more”. He uses examples throughout history to color in this idea from a police force dropping the rates of crime by only focusing their efforts in particular areas of prevention to Boyscout leaders improving...