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Hospital Medicine’s Movers and Shakers – July 2016

Several prominent hospitalist leaders have been named to Modern Healthcare magazine’s “50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders” for 2016. Among them are Patrick Conway, MD, MSc, MHM, a pediatric hospitalist as well as CMO and deputy administrator for innovation and quality at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS); Vivek Murthy, MD, MBA,… [Read More]

Hospital Medicine’s Movers and Shakers – May 2016

Eric Howell, MD, MHM, recently was promoted to professor of medicine at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. Dr. Howell serves as division director of the Collaborative Inpatient Medicine Service (CIMS) at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. He is a past president of SHM and currently a senior physician advisor for the society.   Aric Groshong,… [Read More]

Society of Hospital Medicine Awards Three with Exclusive ‘Masters in Hospital Medicine’ Designation

SAN DIEGO—The Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) today named three new Masters in Hospital Medicine at HM16, the largest meeting dedicated to the hospital medicine specialty. The Master in Hospital Medicine (MHM) designation was introduced in 2010 to honor those who have uniquely distinguished themselves in hospital medicine through excellence in the field and healthcare… [Read More]

Hospital Medicine’s Movers and Shakers – March 2016

Mary Kathryn Anania, MD, has been appointed as hospitalist medical director at Florida Hospital Flagler in Palm Coast. Dr. Anania previously served as a hospitalist at Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center in Daytona Beach. As Flagler medical director, Dr. Anania will oversee 11 hospitalists.     Zeshan Anwar, MD, is the new medical director of… [Read More]

Practice Administrator Elected Vice President of SHM Maryland Chapter

When you ask Tiffani Panek, division administrator for the division of hospital medicine at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center (BMC) in Baltimore, Md., about her thoughts on the future of hospital medicine, her passion and enthusiasm are immediately apparent. After earning SHM’s Certificate of Leadership in Hospital Medicine, Panek was elected vice president of SHM’s… [Read More]

Hospital Medicine Flourishing Around the World

Hospital Medicine Flourishing Around the World

Since last September, Anand Kartha, MD, MS, has headed the hospital medicine (HM) program at 600-bed Hamad General Hospital, the flagship facility for eight-hospital Hamad Medical Corporation in Doha, Qatar, a small nation of 1.8 million people located on the northeast corner of the Arabian Peninsula. “Qatar has a world-class healthcare system,” he says. “But… [Read More]

Movers and Shakers in Hospital Medicine, March 2015

Sam Bagchi, MD, is the new senior vice president/chief medical officer for Methodist Health System in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Bagchi comes to Methodist from Vanguard Health Systems’ New England region, where he served as chief medical informatics officer and medical director of utilization management. Before Vanguard, he served as director of hospital medicine and associate… [Read More]

Movers and Shakers in Hospital Medicine, January 2015

This month, The Hospitalist features new appointments, promotions, awards, and achievements of hospital medicine physicians and healthcare industry professionals. Douglas Carlson, MD, FAAP, SFHM, has been appointed professor and chair of the department of pediatrics at Southern Illinois University in Springfield, Ill. Dr. Carlson is a pediatric hospitalist who served as director of the pediatric… [Read More]

Movers and Shakers in Hospital Medicine

Latest hospitalists to receive awards, earn promotions, or assume new leadership roles. Plus, HM group contracts, mergers, acquisitions