Bethany Hileman

Pre-arrival reflection

When I first went to medical school, I was interested in all of the factors that impact a person’s health besides what I was seeing in the exam room. Little did I know that so many of those factors may end up being things done by myself or by other members of a patient’s care team. Progressing through my training, there were countless instances where mistakes were caught, either by built in safety nets or by pure luck in catching a near miss. As I learned about patient safety and I started to identify all of the room for error that exists in day to day medical care, I started to get more interested in what I could do. However, the patient experience that really pushed me into getting involved in patient safety was a relatively simple one.
A patient I was caring for was diagnosed with C difficile diarrhea.… Continue reading

AELPS 2022 Dates

BRECKENRIDGE, COLORADO:
- CMF Scholars (Week 1)*: 6/5/22 - 6/9/22
*Session exclusive to COPIC Medical Foundation Residents.
- Sorrel McElroy Scholars (Week 2): 6/12/22 - 6/16/22
 
ELLICOTT CITY, MARYLAND:
- Bennathan Scholars (Week 3): 7/19/22 - 7/23/22
 
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