Adopting value-based payment modifier plan will help hospital medicine practices avoid penalties ahead of 2017 deadline
Quality care initiatives are needed to eliminate preventable harm, improve safety for pediatric inpatients
Increased Ordering of Diagnostic Tests Associated with Longer Lengths of Stay in Pediatric Pneumonia
A retrospective database review of twenty-nine freestanding children’s hospitals showed that unnecessary testing in children hospitalized with...
Smaller, more segmented markets for pediatric hospitalist services keep pediatricians among the lowest-earning physician specialities nationwide...
While some hospitalists see the value-based payment modifier (VBPM) program as a penalty, others see an opportunity
A primer on the CMS' physician value-based modifier (VBPM) program, including the how and when it will impact hospitalists
Timely recognition of serious infections in children is difficult, but critical to improved outcomes
Majority favor further training and education for pediatric hospitalists
What are the characteristics of interfacility transfers to pediatric academic EDs?
The truth about hospitalists' sleep hygiene, work schedules, and clinical impact