RESOURCES FOR YOUR PRACTICE

Innovation Accelerator Program (IAP) Application
LG Health's Center for Health Care Innovation, overviewed in the Fall 2022 issue, is reviewing projects for its signature Innovation Accelerator Program. IAP supports LG Health staff in their efforts to develop, test, and implement new approaches to improve health care delivery and patient outcomes. Application link is above. Deadline to apply: Friday, October 21.

Reverse Sequence Algorithm for Syphilis Testing
Treponemal testing is increasingly being performed as the initial screening test for syphils, followed by nontreponemal testing for confirmationl. This method is the "reverse sequence" algorithm, outlined in this graphic published in the Fall 2022 issue.


STD Clinical Consultation Network
The National Network of STD Clinical Prevention Training Centers offers a consultation network. Licensed health care professionals and STD clinic staff members may submit a consultation request using this link. 

A Visual Guide to Choosing an Emergency Contraceptive Method 
Published in the Summer 2022 issue, this chart considers the many factors involved in choosing the best emergency contraceptive for an individual.

Treatment Algorithm for Hypertriglyceridemia
This algorithm, published in the Summer 2022 issue, outlines the steps to treating patients with hypertriglyceridemia 
≥150 mg/dL fasting or ≥175 mg/dL nonfasting.



RELATED LINKS

Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health
Homepage of LG Health

LG Health Research Institute Clinical Studies
Homepage of the Research Institute's Clinical Studies: view studies currently enrolling participants in both specialty areas (non-cancer) and cancer research

Active Clinical Studies at LG Health
Complete list of active cliinical studies at LG Health; organized by specialty

LG Health Continuing Medical Education
Homepage of LG Health's CME department: register for live events, participate in events online, access CME on demand, sign in to your eeds account, view the CME calendar

Pennsylvania Board of Medicine CME Reporting Form
Learn more about AMA Category 2 credit, and report self-directed learning such as reading JLGH scientific reports

Lead-Free Families Initiative
Homepage of the LG Health Lead-Free Families Initiative, highlighted in the Fall 2022 issue

ChoosingWisely.org 
Homepage of the American Board of Internal Medicine's Choosing Wisely initiative: access information about the program, as well as resources for your patients

Lancaster Medical Heritage Museum
Access to virtual medical heritage museum, speaker's bureau, and online library of publications