UCLA hospitalist leader David Feinberg champions patient-centric health care approach at HM13
Benefits of SHM’s Project BOOST transition care initiative cited by hospitalists
Pre-courses, breakout sessions, familiar keynote speakers pack HM13 agenda
SHM annual meeting pre-course focuses on QI implementation, common treatments clinicians should question
Veteran hospitalist says EHR is turning "physicians into secretaries"
Communication beyond brief encounters at handoff could improve patient flow, ED safety, say hospital leaders
Decreased continuity of patient care and perceived quality of care reported in a study on the impact of shorter shifts for hospital residents
Avoid preoperative urine culture in nonurologic surgical procedures
Clinical and hospital data are used to assess which patients could benefit most from pre-discharge interventions
A new counseling program aims to help physicians target internal factors that lead to disruptive behavior
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