O’Leary. If several clinicians gather at the bedside, and each has topics to cover, it could leave little time for the patient to speak. ... Giving the nurses a checklist of topics to cover helped with this.
Our cover story looks at hospitals that have taken concrete steps to improve care of the patient population with IDD and outlines what you can do at your own hospital to ... Speaking of the ED, our feature story examines lessons from a study that asked
This month, our cover story focuses on two main aspects of this issue: dosage and delivery of pain medications.
Hospitalists and others at St. John's Regional Medical Center and the surrounding community worked together to recover from catastrophe.
Our cover story looks at the current state of VTE prophylaxis, including how best to do a risk assessment, and the most recent research on appropriate prophylaxis regimens. ... Our feature story addresses the various illnesses that are in the
Our cover story analyzes some factors that hospitalists thinking of either being or hiring a moonlighter might want to consider, and it points out a few other ways that physicians can
The Camden Coalition in New Jersey and other health care systems are addressing the problem of hospital readmissions by bringing people together at the local level.
Our cover story explores how to critically evaluate guidelines and how to apply them to everyday practice in an intelligent, practical way. ... Our feature story explains the kinds of patients who qualify for the program, logistical concerns, and
In our cover story for this issue, Janet Colwell talks to hospitalists at different institutions to find out what plans they have in place to manage census surges, which ideas have ... Read our story to learn more. Finally, this month's Expert Analysis
Hospitals seek to improve care for patients with intellectual, developmental disabilities.