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6 Tips for More Effective Resident Supervision
Health Leaders Media

Between the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education’s (ACGME) call for more stringent supervision standards and charges of improper amounts of resident supervision, Texas’s Parkland Hospital’s—resident supervision is a hot button issue for hospitals.

Supervision is a fundamental principle of medical education, but it hasn’t been a focus of accreditation, educational, professional, or governmental organizations’ standards until recently. The lack of attention means that residents may not be receiving appropriate supervision during training.