Incentive compensation aims to improve quality and productivity.
This month's issue includes a cover story on rounding practices, features on pneumonia and patient safety, and conference coverage. ... Our cover story delves into several types of rounding—their advantages and challenges, how to set them up effectively
First, the physician would ask the patient to tell his or her story and then say, “I'm going to repeat exactly what you just said and kind of paraphrase it ... into a little story.
Our July issue includes a cover story looking at new drugs and data on Clostridium difficile and extensive conference coverage of Hospital Medicine 2017. ... The cover story reviews the latest research and expert opinions on Clostridium difficile.
The cover story of our May issue looks at fixing electronic health records, while other articles focus on wayfinding apps, unbefriended patients, and poststroke epilepsy. ... The cover story of our May issue looks at why electronic health records
Automation, new team members improving outcomes at some hospitals.
Challenges of moving latest research into practice.
Years later, Dr. Criley often tells the story during rounds with medical students and residents at St. ... She co-directs two fourth-year electives: case studies in cross-cover, and the sub-internship clinical case conference.
For example, piperacillin-tazobactam (Zosyn) prescribed to treat Haemophilus influenzae (too broad) or Stenotrophomonas maltophilia (doesn't cover it).
Initial training, whether it lasts a few days or a few weeks, can make a crucial difference in a hospitalist's long-term productivity and career satisfaction.