clinics and hospitals in Africa, South America and other spots around the globe. ... You may notice some new names on this page. ACP Hospitalist editor Jennifer Kearney-Strouse is taking maternity leave (congratulations, Jen!), so the rest of our staff
Recent data from the Society of Hospital Medicine point to a median annual turnover rate in U.S. ... Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Executive Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
With health care reform in the news, one topic in particular has been getting a lot of attention from hospitalists: bundled payments. ... Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Executive Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
How can you ensure that the midlevels you hire will be using their training effectively? ... Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
named an associate editor of the Journal of Hospital Medicine. ... Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
This issue focuses on a couple of those. Our cover story looks at how inpatient pain treatment has pulled back from opiate prescribing in response to the current epidemic of addiction. ... The article gathers advice from experts and guidelines on how to
For issues ranging from needing dialysis to seeking of opioids, the plans set clear guidelines for patients and physicians, potentially preventing repeated hospitalizations, or at least clarifying the course when they ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield.
Poor hygiene, sloppy charting, missed appointments.and perhaps a telltale smell on the breath. ... We're always glad to hear from you. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold Editor.
Speaking of coming and going from the hospital, multisite hospitalist program directors are the focus of another story in this issue. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
Our bonanza of conference coverage starts with a recap from the National Readmission Summit last December, then continues with summaries of sessions from the Society of Critical Care Medicine's Annual ... Write to us anytime. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold.