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Competition Opens for Young Physicians Patient Safety Award

Medical Students and Residents Encouraged to Submit Essays for $5,000 Awards Entries are now being accepted for the 2014 Young Physicians Patient Safety Award, The Doctors Company Foundation has announced. Medical students and residents are eligible to compete for six $5,000 awards. Winners will also receive travel to the Association of American Medical College’s Integrating Quality meeting in Chicago June 12–13, 2014, where the awards will be presented. Entrants must be third- or fourth-year medical students or first-year residents who were in a hospital setting as of June 2013. Entrants must ...

Don't Lose Your TDC Discount!

SDCMS MEMBER PHYSICIANS: YOU WILL LOSE YOUR PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY INSURANCE PREMIUM DISCOUNT if you are insured by The Doctors Company (TDC) and you have NOT completed at least one approved risk management program in the past two years — at least 60 days prior to your policy renewal date! Please act today! CONTACT SDCMS IF: You do not know whether or not you are receiving a TDC discount. You do not know if you have completed at least one approved risk management program in the ...