This month's issue highlights psychiatric comanagement, patient-centered rounding, and more. Patients with both medical and psychiatric problems pose challenges for hospitals and physicians. ... acpi-201608-psychiatric-comanagement.htm. This issue also
This month's issue of ACP Hospitalist provides news from Internal Medicine Meeting 2018, including articles about M&M conferences, quality improvement, medication reconciliation, orthopedic comanagement, and delirium. ... This issue also reports on
Successful comanagement, experts say, involves defining hospitalists' and surgeons' roles from the very start. ... In our cover story, Stacey Butterfield examines the evidence for and against comanagement, some common pitfalls to avoid, and tips on
As research lead for the surgical comanagement group at Stanford University School of Medicine in Stanford, Calif., Nidhi Rohatgi, MD, MS, FACP, believes that being at the bedside is the ultimate ... Rohatgi. Surgical comanagement by hospitalists helps
referred inpatients from low-volume admitters,. surgeons' requests for consultation or comanagement,. ... For example, Milford Hospital created a top-notch joint replacement program with hospitalists as key players in comanagement.
reduce complications and length of stay without taking on the burden of full comanagement for all of the surgical patients. ... I think automatic comanagement is also not ideal and that the answer is somewhere in between.
Before this, we implemented comanagement of diseases for surgical patients, and this seemed like the next logical step,” Dr.
$226,065 for local groups);. Academic hospitalists were least likely to participate in comanagement (71% vs.
Smoking cessation should be addressed during this admission. Comanagement of the patient with the nephrologist will help the patient continue to work toward these goals when he leaves the hospital and
Primary care physicians are still gradually turning over their inpatient loads to hospitalists, and more specialists are looking for comanagement services, he explained.