Resident’s White Coat Shortened in New Public Shaming Tactic

HOUSTON – In an imaginative new tactic to publicly shame his residents, Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Scott Winslow has started reducing the length of his resident’s white coats for each mistake made.
“Looks like you messed up that TPN order, snip, snip”
“It all started after a toug…

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ACGME to Drop Boards Testing in Favor of NFL-ESQUE Skills Combine

WASHINGTON, DC – The ACGME made a ground-breaking decision last week to stop their decades long practice of Medical Boards testing.  Instead, all 4th year medical students and 2nd year residents will gather for a skills combine to demonstrate their ability (or lack thereof) to function in a…

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