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22 winter 2015 across specialties, reviews all submitted materials before accepting them into the library," says Dolkowski. Jeffrey Eakin, M.D., a board- certifed general surgeon specializing in minimally invasive gastrointesti- nal, bariatric and robotic surgery and practices at Specialty Surgery of Utah in West Valley City, was searching for a solution to a challenge when he found MEDtube. "I was trying to fnd high-quality video content that is curated and allows me to see world-class surgeons performing cutting-edge operations with a laparo- scopic or robotic approach," he says. Eakin had been viewing YouTube videos in an attempt to meet this need. "But now [the YouTube] ecosystem is over populated with irrelevant and low- quality material that often doesn't even pertain to what is advertised," Eakin says. "The ecosystem MEDtube has created provides me with relevant. high-quality videos that help me to branch out my techniques and stay current on changes in my feld. It is a great resource to cruise on my iPad when I have downtime at lunch or in between operations," he says. The only improvement Eakin recom- mends would be for MEDtube to enable some kind of social network- ing with the app. "I would like to see more ability to create a social network consisting of the app's users so that we can connect with each other and share ideas in a more fuid, facile fashion," he says. CertAlert+ helps you manage your certifcations CertAlert+ is available free from iTunes and the App Store. Android version com- ing soon. CertAlert+ for iPhone and iPad enables physicians to track, share and manage their medical certifcations and licenses. Rather than carrying certif- cation cards in their pockets as proof, they can store images of certifcation cards on their devices. "Physicians can export and share their certification card images with the parties that require them Employment & Private Practice Models • Tailored Compensation Packages Student Loan Repayment • Residency Stipends • Immigration Assistance LifePoint Hospitals is a leading hospital company dedicated to providing quality healthcare in over 60 communities across the nation. LifePoint is a place where physicians want to practice and where our partnerships with excellent practice groups and reputable academic organizations makes us a top choice. We have over 200 opportunities nationwide covering all specialties so please email or call us for details. 866-864-2680 · OPPORTUNITIES: Family Medicine Neurology Pediatrics Gastroenterology OB/Gyn Ophthalmology Pulmonology Psychiatry Contact: Internal Medicine General Surgery Orthopedic Surgery ENT Endocrinology Cardiology Rheumatology Urology Contact: TechNotes On the go? Keep on going with these apps Continued

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