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    A Look Back at The Masters in HM

    May 12, 2022

    Every year since, 2009, SHM has awarded the Master in Hospital Medicine (MHM) designation to those members who reach the apex of distinguished prestige in the hospital medicine community. These...

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    Celebrating the 2021 Chapter Excellence Status Awards Recipients

    May 12, 2022

    The Chapter Excellence Awards are bestowed annually to recognize outstanding work conducted by chapters to carry out the SHM mission locally. They’re comprised of Status Awards and Exemplary...

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    Chapter Spotlight: Kentucky

    May 2, 2022

    Inpatient beds in Kentucky run the gamut of locations. There are academic medical centers in Lexington and Louisville, a Fort Campbell field hospital along the Tennessee border, and the rural...

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    SHM’s New President, Dr. Thompson, Talks about the Future

    May 2, 2022

    Dr. Thompson In February of 2019, I wrote The Amazing Work We Get To Do 10 months before the first case of COVID-19 at Providence Everett in Washington was diagnosed. In that article, I wrote of...

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    SIG Spotlight: Hospital Medicine Administrators

    May 2, 2022

    The opening minutes of the monthly online gathering for SHM’s Hospital Medicine Administrators (HMA) Special Interest Group (SIG) can sound more like a support group than anything else.  “We go...

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    Hospitalists Talk about Rebuilding Trust in Health Care

    May 2, 2022

    Dr. Mehta Trust is fundamental to the practice of medicine. As the foundation of a therapeutic relationship, it’s essential for effective care delivery. Trust is a fragile bond, an agreement...

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    SHM Advocates for Hospitalists and Their Patients

    May 2, 2022

    Advocacy, simply put, is the act of pleading or arguing in favor of something. It’s raising the concerns and voices of a group to efficiently influence decisions and affect change within...

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    SHM’s Leadership Academy

    April 1, 2022

    Invest in yourself and the leader you want to be SHM’s Leadership Academy was created to address an education gap common among physicians—leadership skills. These skills are not uniformly taught...

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    Back to basics

    April 1, 2022

    Dr. Siy Where does one begin as we charge into a third year of a pandemic? Hospitalists have leaped hurdle after hurdle to care for COVID-19 patients and those we cared for in congregate living...

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    Workforce Issues

    April 1, 2022

    Silver linings emerge for hospitalists For Elisabeth Souther, MD, chief of hospital medicine at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, a rural, academic hospital with almost 400 beds in Lebanon, N.H.,...