2011 AMA National Advocacy Conference
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Donald M. Berwick, MD, told physicians they should not resist implementation of quality improvement measures. "This all should be led by physicians," he said. But Dr. Berwick also said he empathizes with the challenges physicians face from demanding patients. "People expect magic from medicine now. ... Some of those expectations are warranted and some are not."
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