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Daily Integrated Care Conferences to Reduce Length of Hospital Stay for Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Ryan Shilian, DO; Tina Abraham, DO; Jonathan Wynbrandt, MD; Devi Jhaveri, DO; Robert W. Hostoffer, DO, LhD, MSMEd; and Brian P. Peppers, DO, PhD
Length of hospital stays can be increased because of lack of effective communication and care coordination among multiple health care professionals. To provide more efficient care, researchers investigate the use of daily integrated care conferences.
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Stacey Blannett, MS, OMS III; Shane M. Swink, DO, MS; and Stephen M. Purcell, DO

Official Call: 2021 Annual Business Meeting of the American Osteopathic Association

Thomas L. Ely, DO; Ray L. Morrison, DO; and David L. Broder, DO
This is the Official Call for the 2021 Annual Business Meeting of the Board of Trustees and Annual House of Delegates (HOD) of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to be held July 12–18, 2021.

JOM Employs Double Blind Peer Review

JOM now utilizes double blind peer review for all manuscript submissions, so that authors and reviewers remain anonymous to one another. This method can reduce bias, and we undertook the change to demonstrate our commitment to the most thorough, fair, equitable, impartial, and timely iteration of peer review possible. Look for our upcoming Editorial in the May issue of JOM to learn more about our entire peer review process!

Journal of Osteopathic Medicine launches inaugural issues

Journal of Osteopathic Medicine (JOM) – known for 119 years as the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association – published its inaugural issue in January 2021. Learn how the osteopathic medical profession’s journal of record has been refreshed and refocused by reading the introductory Editorial from Dr. Ross Zafonte, JOM’s Editor in Chief; a Q&A with Melissa Schmidt, JOM’s Director; and an announcement from AOA President Dr. Thomas Ely and CEO Dr. Kevin Klauer.