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Working Together: How to be an Efficient Partner in Patient Care

Medicine is increasingly becoming a team sport. Often, physicians from various specialties collaborate together to formulate the best plan for managing a patient. However, doctors are not alone when it comes to effective patient care: nurses, pharmacists, physical therapists, case managers, and nutritionists are just some examples of other key players. As a resident, it can be difficult to know how to best utilize the resources around you. Join us to discuss tips and tricks for how to best work with all the different members of the patient care team.