See “Success story” for more details.). It took three years to see satisfactory results. ... I always had this idea to write a book called ‘You're Killing Me: Tales of Survival from Bellevue Hospital,’ where everyone would just write his or her
Alternatively, the midlevel could be the first point of contact for all the cross-cover calls that come in—and consult a hospitalist as needed—which would free up the hospitalists
The NICE-SUGAR investigatorsâ€™ finding that intensive control actually increased mortality among their more than 6,000 ICU patients will lead to a dramatic and rapid change in practice for hospitalists.
Care plans guide treatment of high utilizers.
Our cover story offers tips on where to look for part-time work, caveats to be aware of, and how to get the schedule you want. ... In our cover story, Staff Writer Stacey Butterfield shares tips on where to look for part-time work, caveats to be aware of,
With their special focus, Acute Care for the Elderly (ACE) units have the potential to eliminate many of the issues that make hospitalization more difficult for elderly patients.
Our cover story looks at how hospitalists and other employees at St. ... In a similar vein, our feature story explores how physicians and patients were affected by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Tohoku, Japan in the short and long term.
The American Board of Medical Specialties last fall began offering board certification in palliative care, and CMS has recognized the subspecialty, removing hurdles to reimbursement. The attention, along with other factors like the fulfillment of
The latest issue of ACP Hospitalist is now available and the cover story describes how hospital designers are more often seeking clinician input to enable inpatient practice to be more efficient ... This month's Q&A explains how some health systems are
The latest issue of ACP Hospitalist is now available, and the cover story investigates why past and current efforts have failed to significantly improve outcomes for heart failure patients and what ... This month's Success Story offers one solution,