News Article(s) tagged #Spotlight


July 19, 2019 - MOC

PIP Spotlight: Educating Family Caregivers to Decrease the Rate of Falls in an Inpatient Setting

This month’s PIP Spotlight was submitted by Meilani Mapa, MD. Dr. Mapa wanted to implement training for family members of rehabilitation patients in an inpatient setting in order to decrease the rate of falls.

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June 20, 2019 - MOC

PIP Spotlight: Implementing Assessment Tools to Identify Patients at Risk of Opioid Addiction

This month’s PIP Spotlight was submitted by Anthony Reeve, MD. Dr. Reeve wanted to implement the Screener and Opioid Assessment for Patients with Pain – Revised (SOAPP-R) early screening practice to identify patients at risk for opioid addition.

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May 13, 2019 - MOC

PIP Spotlight: Decreasing the Number of Postponed Procedures by Improving Pre-Visit Communication

This month’s PIP Spotlight was submitted by Erika Cottrell, MD. Dr. Cottrell wanted to improve the rate of procedures done in the office, by lowering the number of instances of patients forgetting to hold their medications.

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April 09, 2019 - MOC

PIP Spotlight: Increasing Consistency of Needle Tracking During Acupuncture Treatment

April’s ABPMR PIP Spotlight focused on the implementation of needle documentation forms to improve safety rates for patients, physicians, and staff. This PIP Spotlight is by Francis Unson, DO.

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December 05, 2018 - MOC

PIP Spotlight: Decreasing Fluoroscopy Exposure During Radiofrequency Ablation in the Lumbar Spine

We’re introducing the PIP Spotlight: A periodic highlight by ABPMR of high-quality Practice Improvement Projects (PIPs) submitted for Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Part IV credit. This PIP Spotlight is by Mark Drymalski, MD.

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