He was feeling irritable, crabby, and just a little bit nervous about the workload and lack of sleep.
Beta-blockers slow the heart rate, lower blood pressure, reduce cardiac oxygen consumption and lessen the cardiac workload.
Geographic cohorting, which assigns a hospitalist to a single inpatient unit, may increase clinicians' interaction with patients but could also negatively affect workload, according to a recent observational study.
Before you start a new job, make sure you know exactly what the expectations are in terms of schedule and workload, and get all promises in writing, advised Dr. ... Not only will you be taking on a greater leadership role, you likely will be handling a
Once we understand the workload better, we can figure out a better way to allocate patients between physicians,” said Dr. ... In her own workload, Dr. Fletcher said she has achieved a perfect balance.
Mathews advised. A group of at least four hospitalists can share patient workload, while a group with only a couple of hospitalists may lead to burnout. ... You want to avoid the possibility of being in a situation where the hospital is either unwilling
The October issue of ACP Hospitalist is online and includes stories on measuring hospitalist workload, managing acute kidney injury, and kickstarting an academic career. ... Hospitalist programs are taking a hard look at ways to distribute workload fairly
These physicians have done admirable work in patient rounding, resident education, technology, workload balance, and more. ... I take a triangular approach,” said Dr. Michtalik, whose research focuses on issues surrounding physician workload,
Giving inpatients access to their electronic health records (EHRs) during hospitalization appeared to improve empowerment and did not seem to affect clinician or nurse workload, according to a small new study. ... Surveys that evaluated caregiver workload
Q: How did the project affect hospitalist workload? A: There really wasn't an increase in our workload per person.