“The biggest source of support for many hospitalists, beyond their family, is the group,” said Dr. Clarissa Barnes.
A hospital will be penalized if its readmission rate is higher than expected given national trends in select categories.
PhRMA leads sector through the third quarter, with the American Hospital Association just behind.
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.