From the Society
Dr. Nasim Afsar became the new president of the Society of Hospital Medicine in April 2018.
The session will provide some boots-on-the-ground insight from clinicians at various stages in this space.
Admitting medicine patients to off-service, nonmedicine units linked with increased in-hospital mortality
Do medicine patients admitted to off-service inpatient units during times of hospital saturation have worse quality of care and outcomes?
With skeptical parents, resist the urge to tell, and listen instead.
Study highlights the importance of board-level clinical leaders in hospitals.
The relatively new field of improvement science provides a framework for research focused on health care improvement.
One of the riskiest transitions that patients go through is when they change levels of care.
Knowing when your interventions are having an effect is a skill essential to QI success.
There are few instruments designed to measure the success of high-value care practices.
Hospitalists will increasingly find themselves caring for patients who openly claim a gender identity outside the traditional gender categories....