This month's issue includes articles on recruitment, locum tenens, cellulitis, and more.
The study was terminated early due to low patient recruitment, but it provides evidence that alteplase does not provide significant benefit in mild, nondisabling strokes, according to an accompanying editorial. ... The study was terminated early by the
Other factors are important, but the starting point for recruitment is money. ... here.”. Remember that hiring someone is only the first step in a successful recruitment, added Dr.
Rural leaders hope early recruitment will lead to a bigger work force down the line. ... The Schneck program doesn't keep track of percentages, but Ms. Roeder reports that 16 physicians later practiced at the hospital after being targeted for recruitment
Recruitment efforts for North Valley Hospital in Whitefish, Mont., focus on its resort-like location in the biggest ski area in the state. ... Our recruitment challenge is like that of other small towns,” said John B.
From boosting recruitment to managing infections, hospitalist issues were well represented during the Board of Governors' April business meeting at Internal Medicine 2007 in San Diego.
But recruitment is only half the battle. You also need to worry about that other “R” word: retention.
The recruitment period for the standard practice group was longer than that for the systematic strategy group, and blinding to group assignment was not possible, the authors noted. ... They also pointed out that data on withdrawal of life-sustaining
Switch to advanced practice providers plus telemedicine for ED coverage yields benefits at some rural hospitals
Critical access hospitals that stopped requiring local physician backup in their EDs reported cost savings and better clinician recruitment and retention, a survey of rural facilities' staff found. ... Implementing telemedicine coverage also decreased
Number of days alive and out of the hospital within 14 days after study recruitment, assessed by intention to treat, was the study's primary outcome.