VIDEO: Why Weijen Chang, MD, SFHM, and Shawn Ralston, MD, Chose Hospital Medicine Careers
February 10, 2016
University of California-San Diego med-peds hospitalist Weijen Chang, MD, SFHM, and Shawn Ralson, MD, vice chair of clinical affairs, Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock in Lebanon, N.H., discuss the factors that went into their hospital medicine career choices, and why they find hospitalist
Nocturnists Offer Tips for Tackling Night Shifts
January 12, 2016
Nocturnists Daniele Olveczky, MD, MS, of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, and Eric Martin, MD, of the University of Colorado, provide insight and tips for tackling night shifts and avoiding burnout.
Highlights of the January 2016 issue of The Hospitalist
January 6, 2016
Highlights from the January 2016 issue of The Hospitalist feature Dr. Nick Fitterman on population health, Dr. Robert Blendon on how healthcare reform might impact the Republican primary race, and Dr.
Listen Now: Patient Satisfaction Changes Related to Hospital Renovation
December 16, 2015
As patient satisfaction becomes part of the healthcare quality metric, how does hospital facility design intersect with patient experience, patient satisfaction, and care quality?
Listen Now: Highlights of the December 2015 issue of The Hospitalist
December 7, 2015
Highlights from the December 2015 issue of The Hospitalist include a look at ways hospitals can better care for unassigned or uninsured patients, how electronic health record implementation has contributed to physician burnout, and our key clinical question examines strategies for secondary stroke p
Listen Now: Society of Hospital Medicine’s Student Hospitalists Discuss Future of Specialty
November 13, 2015
Two medical students who participated in SHM's inaugural Student Hospitalist program, Mimi Zander, now a second year student at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine in New York City, and Frank Zadravecz, a second year student at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, share their
Listen Now: Highlights of the November 2015 issue of The Hospitalist
November 4, 2015
In this issue of The Hospitalist, Dr. Henry Feldman and Dr. Peter Jamieson cover the growth of the hospitalist movement internationally, and Dr.
Listen Now: Characteristics of Frequently Hospitalized Patients
October 14, 2015
The social determinants of health are a root cause of readmissions in the most heavily readmitted patients, according to data analyzed in a recent study published in the Journal of Hospital Medicine. The study's lead author, Marilyn Szekendi, PhD, discusses the research, and Dr.
Listen Now: Dr. Michael Murphy Discusses Use of Medical Scribes
October 9, 2015
Michael Murphy, MD, the co-founder and CEO of ScribeAmerica, talks about the business model that has led to the growing use of medical scribes. [audio mp3="http://www.the-hospitalist.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Murphy-Scribes_FINAL_0206151.mp3"][/audio]
Listen Now: Lance Maki, MD, Discusses His Passion for Tandem Surfing
October 9, 2015
Listen to excerpts of Carol Patton’s interview, including Dr.