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Summary of Proposed Changes to ACGME Common Program Requirements Section VI.

Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education; ACGME.

Implementation of resident duty hours, meant to address fatigue in health care, has long been a subject of patient safety discussions. This website provides a summary of proposed changes to the current ACGME residency Common Program Requirements that shape working hours, offers rationale for the revisions.