Fortunately, that starts to get better when they get into a better situation with regard to their workloads.
The service had also been using the traditional call model, and allowing teams to determine their days off by preference, resulting in very uneven workloads and frequent handoffs.
The heavier workload will require an ever-growing number of hospitalists, he said, pushing their numbers from the current 20,000 to 50,000 in 10 years, with growth increasingly driven
Mr. Buser, who advises hospitalist groups around the country, said a charge capture program won't magically lessen workloads or boost the bottom line unless a doctor embraces the correct technology
At Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, the hospitalist service has added physician assistants to reduce the workload. ... I think they do add value by sharing the workload while the hospitalist thinks about the big picture,” said Christopher Roy,