Writer Alicia Gallegos summarizes the IOM recommendations for how to prepare and discusses advice from experts on actions hospitalists in particular can take to get ready for the worst. ... Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
Successful comanagement, experts say, involves defining hospitalists' and surgeons' roles from the very start. ... Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
Would everyone recommend the same couple of leaders in the field or perhaps, instead, nominate themselves? ... For the most part, the physicians selected as Top Hospitalists are not world famous.
The study, published in the Nov. 10, 2008 Archives of Internal Medicine, found that 63.5% of almost 800, 000 adults discharged from 35 hospitals in 2006 received an antibacterial drug, ... Sincerely,. Janet Colwell. Executive Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
This month's issue examines efforts to learn from inpatient mortality, the focused practice recertification pathway for hospital medicine, colistin resistance, and more. ... Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief.
You're hearing from me for the first time in a while; now I'd like to hear from you. ... Email us your thoughts and suggestions. Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
relief. Our Test Yourself feature also covers sickle cell disease. EHRs can also bring a lot of pain—to the hospitalist. ... Write to us. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
As a result, hospitals have been devising strategies to deal with the shortfalls, from alternate treatment protocols to restrictions on the way coveted drugs are used. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
Learn how to recognize the sometimes subtle signs of a disruptive coworker, and what to do about it. ... We'd love to hear from you. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
In May, ACP Hospitalist staff traveled to Chicago to cover the latest developments at Hospital Medicine 2009. ... Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.