Learn why the Southern U.S. may seem, at first glance, to be the best place to get a hospitalist job from a financial standpoint, but may arguably be the worst. ... Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
In addition, Phillip H. Factor, DO, enlightens us in a Q & A on how the design of an ICU ward can affect the survival of its patients, and associate editor Stacey ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
Unlike traditional hospitalist practice, however, the pace of work is slower and resources are tighter. ... We'd love to hear from you. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold Editor. ACP Hospitalist.
According to experts, hospital medicine in the future will involve sharing hallways with robots, retrieving computers from bacteria-killing coat pockets, and stifling mild paranoia about someone (or something) watching your ... share? Tell us about it.
As a result, hospitals have been devising strategies to deal with the shortfalls, from alternate treatment protocols to restrictions on the way coveted drugs are used. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
How to keep from getting overwhelmed? The answer may lie in checklists, as Stacey Butterfield explains in our cover story. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
benefit they and their patients have realized from investing in this important relationship. ... We'd love to hear from you. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
To this end, more and more hospitalists are spending time in discharge clinics that aim to smooth the transition from hospital to outpatient care, and help prevent return visits to the ... Email us. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
In our cover story, Associate Editor Stacey Butterfield looks at the different strategies hospitalist programs have used to make post-discharge phone calls a routine practice in their facilities. ... Tell us about it. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor,
Writer Alicia Gallegos summarizes the IOM recommendations for how to prepare and discusses advice from experts on actions hospitalists in particular can take to get ready for the worst. ... Contact us with your ideas or feedback. Sincerely,. Jessica