Personality Profile and Specialty Choice

I’ve often wondered whether medical students are attracted to a particular specialty because of their personality type; or whether their personality adjusts and evolves based on their specialty choice. The answer is it’s probably a bit of both. One academic medical...

Press Ganey Scores and Unicorns

A unicorn is a mythical creature. It does not exist.  Which brings me to Press Ganey scores.  For those of you entirely immune to the numeric patient satisfaction benchmarks, Press Ganey is eponymous with HCAHPS scores mandated by CMS. HCAHPS was initially rolled...