Sometimes, the best chance a patient has for optimal care is to be transferred from your facility to one with more appropriate resources. ... Write to us about them. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
But, according to recent data from the CDC, CAUTIs have proven more difficult to reduce than more complicated infections; rates actually went up between 2009 and 2013, despite hospitals' targeting of ... Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP
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. ... Contact us with your ideas or feedback. Sincerely,. Jessica
Feel free to write to us anytime. We'd love to hear from you. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
Stacey Butterfield's story outlines on the scope of the problem and what can be done to correct it. ... Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Executive 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.
In other coverage of the Internal Medicine 2014 meeting, we discuss how to handle medical errors, from apologizing to patients to ensuring a meaningful institutional response to dealing with legal ramifications. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor-in
This issue also contains an Expert Analysis on myopericarditis and The Brief Case, the latter of which was submitted by physicians from Hennepin County Medical Center. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
Write to us anytime. Finally, it is with many mixed emotions that I announce I have accepted a job in another state, and this will be my last issue as ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
Finally, I'd like to introduce myself as the new editor-in-chief of ACP Hospitalist. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.