Transitions of Care

Practice Management

Is the doctor in?

A recent increase in programs that provide telehospitalists indicates continued growth in coming years.


Systems engineering in the hospital

Systems-engineering expert James Benneyan, PhD, doesn’t want hospitalists to look at poorly working processes in their institutions and think, “I...

Practice Management

How’s your postacute network doing?

Hospitalists should lead the discussion with patients on postacute facility selection as it relates to which facilities are in the network and why...

Practice Management

Sneak Peak: The Hospital Leader Blog

There is no doubt transparency is important, and patients should be informed when hospitalized as outpatients instead of as inpatients. But the...