Transitions of Care
CMS' chief medical officer sheds some light on confusing and aggravating Medicare issue.
Collaboration, systems improvement keys to reaching readmission goals
Opportunities to be more efficient are largely under care of hospitalists, ACO director says
Innovations in Healthcare
ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: A neurohospitalist fellowship program director talks about the rise of the neurohospitalist model.
Kevin Barrett, MD, the director of the neurohospitalist fellowship program at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., talks about the rise of the...
Root-cause analysis, mentoring help Lodi, Calif. hospital create patient-safety culture, reduce readmissions.
Hospitalists can help prevent hospital-acquired infections
The newest Dartmouth Atlas report documents little progress in decreasing 30-day readmissions, and identifies a link nationally between...
An automated email system that notifies both hospitalists and PCPs about post-discharge test results can help ensure results don’t fall through...
It’s time we invest in patient-centric systems for transitional care.
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in Hamilton, N.J., has partnered with Jewish Family and Children’s Services of Greater Mercer County to...