What is the attributable cost of physician burnout at both the U.S. health care system level and individual organization level?
“One case can take out a whole team of people in a blink of an eye.”
“Open notes” mandates immediate patient access to inpatient and outpatient notes and testing and imaging results.
According to recent data, only 5.5% of hospital medicine group leaders were Black/African American.
The push for geographic rounding comes from the need to achieve excellence in patient care and efficiency in work flow.
“It feels like we are essential health care workers but non-essential immigrants,” said Dr. Patel.
In a virtual SHM seminar, Dr. Leonard Marcus shared advice and techniques for meta-leadership.
Daily communication between hospitalists and a patient’s loved one is important to give a sense that the patient is looked after.
But physicians are adapting and still finding joy in treating patients.