VIDEO: Checklists Improve Outcomes, Require Care-team Buy-in
October 29, 2012
Quality experts explain how hospitalists can best utilize checklists during at the 7th annual Mt. Sinai Hospital Medicine Symposium in New York City
HM Leaders Highlight Benefits of Specialty Hospitalist Programs
August 29, 2012
Safer patients, improved quality of care, innovative uses of resources, increased job satisfaction themes at “Creating the Hospital of the Future: The Implications for Hospital-Focused Physician Practice"
A Day in the Life of Hospitalist Daniel Bitetto, MD
June 1, 2012
Meetings, phone calls, and stairwells comprised much of Dr. Bitetto’s 12-hour shift. In between, he quizzed and instructed residents, wrote a handful of orders and scripts, and met with hospital administration for nearly an hour. Check out the 10-minute video below.
A Long, Interrupted Day
May 25, 2012
Hospitalist Daniel Bitetto spends a lot of time in meetings, teaching, and walking the halls of his 709-bed hospital.
Team Hospitalist Seats 4 Members
April 26, 2012
Four hospitalists have joined Team Hospitalist, the only reader-involvement group of its kind in HM.
Society of Hospital Medicine Announces Annual Research, Innovation, and Clinical Vignette Poster Winners
April 4, 2012
Winners include research into accountable care units, an acute-care 30-day mortality model, acute Q fever awareness, and weight gain in infants
Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) Announces New Board Members, Officers
April 3, 2012
Board selects Hopkins' Eric Howell president-elect
Join Team Hospitalist
February 8, 2012
Have insight and opinion on HM topics? Apply to join Team Hospitalist, our volunteer physician advisory council.
September 1, 2011
As economy dawdles and hospitalists mature, compensation and productivity benchmarks see minimal growth
What Is Your Value?
July 1, 2011
A proactive approach to collecting, sharing quality data is in your best interest