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Internists Aim to End ‘Assault’ on Patient-Physician Relationship
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The American College of Physicians (ACP) is calling for a significant change to how healthcare is provided in the United States, particularly with regard to what it says are barriers to a productive relationship between patients and physicians.

“Continued improvement in the healthcare system to expand coverage and reduce unnecessary costs is imperative,” said ACP President David L. ­Bronson, MD, FACP, speaking in Washington, D.C., at the group’s annual State of the Nation’s Health Care briefing.