Entries by Chip Hart

New Years Resolutions

You’ve finally cleared out the empties from New Year’s Eve and have even been the gym a few times as one of your resolutions.  But what about your practice?  How can your practice “lose 15 pounds?” We start with an an annual assessment.  Making changes in your office is made easier with some data, some …

NCE 2014 Photos (SOAPM+)

The NCE resembles a high school reunion more every year, for better or for worse.  This year was…better.  An outstanding SOAPM cruise, tons of new faces and voices, some excellent talks, and a very strong SOAPM section meeting.  I took a fair number of photos, about 1/3 of which are embedded below – I had …

Joe Hagan, M.D. For AAP President

In most of the  AAP presidential campaigns over the last 10 years, I’d consider one of the two selected choices to be a good friend.  I unintentionally nearly always back the second-place finisher because I live in the practicing-pediatrician world and have few academic contacts, particularly outside the IT/EHR sphere. This year, I am backing …