With health care reform in the news, one topic in particular has been getting a lot of attention from hospitalists: bundled payments. ... Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Executive Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
Our bonanza of conference coverage starts with a recap from the National Readmission Summit last December, then continues with summaries of sessions from the Society of Critical Care Medicine's Annual ... Write to us anytime. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold.
See how it was done in that city, and what other communities are doing along the same lines. ... Tell us about it. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
Shifting from the problems facing attendings to those they may be causing, this month's Q&A looks at bullying in academic medicine. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
Speaking of coming and going from the hospital, multisite hospitalist program directors are the focus of another story in this issue. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
Write to us anytime. Finally, it is with many mixed emotions that I announce I have accepted a job in another state, and this will be my last issue as ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
And it's important to introduce these concepts at the beginning, with doctors-in-training. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
Hospitalists endeavor to give all patients the attention they deserve, but their busy schedules sometimes preclude doctors from spending quality time at the bedside. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold Editor. ACP Hospitalist.
This issue focuses on a couple of those. Our cover story looks at how inpatient pain treatment has pulled back from opiate prescribing in response to the current epidemic of addiction. ... The article gathers advice from experts and guidelines on how to
hospitalists. Finally, we have patient cases from around the world in our Brief Case feature, written this month by hospitalists from the University of California, San Francisco, and Hôpital St. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor-in-Chief, ACP