Additionally, this issue features a Brief Case installment from Mount Sinai Medical Center, conference coverage on treating meningitis from the American Academy of Neurology meeting in April, and a Perspectives piece
I must take issue with the Perspectives piece “The scourge of seven on/seven off, “ by Edward Ma, ACP Member (ACP Hospitalist, May 2011).
a different perspective,” said Dr.
Our community-led efforts in Colorado also offer a unique perspective on innovative approaches to tackling racial discrimination in health care.
bring a mix of perspectives to the quality table.
Try to see things from the patient's perspective. “This requires time and attention, but really not a tremendous amount,” Dr.
A recent survey aimed to gain some perspective on job satisfaction for hospitalists. ... A group of hospitalists recently surveyed a large number of their colleagues in an effort to gain some perspective on this issue.
Hospitalists are increasingly being asked to justify their performance from multiple perspectives.
From our perspective, that would not be good for quality care initiatives.
Legislators, payers and quality-of-care advocates across the nation are considering requiring hospitals to report ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) rates as a way to benchmark quality of care and penalize poor performers.