Choosing Wisely® is part of a multi-year effort of the ABIM Foundation to help physicians be better stewards of finite health care resources. These resources highlight the important issues driving the campaign.
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Six Stewardship Innovations and Bright Ideas At Leading Teaching Hospitals Named Winners in Teaching Value and Choosing Wisely Challenge
Medical education teams at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Case Western Reserve University, the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center, the Medical College of Wisconsin, McGill University, Mount Sinai Hospital, The University of Chicago and Brigham and Woman’s Hospital were named winners of the Costs of Care and ABIM Foundation Teaching Value and Choosing Wisely Challenge. A new learning network to foster ideas and innovations to advance stewardship competencies in medical education and training was also announced.
The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), in partnership with the ABIM Foundation’s Choosing Wisely campaign, has released a list of five tests or treatments that physicians and patients should question. The goal is to spark discussion about the need—or lack thereof—for many frequently ordered tests or treatments.View the Archive