Safety

ACGME opposes OSHA scrutiny on resident physician hours

OSHA Healthcare Connection, November 16, 2010

The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), which evaluates and accredits U.S. medical residency programs, wants OSHA to keep its regulatory mitts off the issue of work hours for residents.

Find out why the ACGME thinks residents should not be covered by federal regulatory oversight at “Punching out: Residency group wants feds to keep away from physicians’ time cards.”

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