Do higher rates of patient satisfaction lead to lower rates of hospital readmission?
The purpose of interprofessional rounds is effective communication and efficient patient care.
Unit-based teams offer a basic framework to optimize the inpatient system to facilitate better workflow.
Even the smallest quality improvement projects can make considerable change.
Cooperative method addresses unnecessary testing, ineffective treatment plans.
Virtual hospitalists can expand coverage.
Among middle-aged and older women, 2 or more months’ exposure to antibiotics is associated with an increased likelihood of cardiovascular disease...
Winners included a medication reconciliation program that showed improvements across 18 centers.
Hospital medicine providers should more routinely engage with their institutional physician advisors.