Image by Thinkstock. When hospitalists vet a prospective job at a new facility, they can relatively easily gauge compensation, workload and other tangible benchmarks. ... Are you comfortable with an expansion in workload, and does it align with your
Hospitalists typically have substantial workloads and pressures of time, but the advice to just “stop and think” is very useful, if only to consider the universal antidote: “What else could this
When it comes to opening records, doctors may be apprehensive about patient worry and confusion—not to mention extra workload—but in a pilot study performed on a medical unit at ... As an added bonus, clinicians' concerns about extra workload
In addition, there were no significant differences in trainees' reported perceptions of an appropriate balance between clinical work and education (response rate, 91%) or faculty members' assessments of whether trainees' workload
The authors noted that they did not have any information about other potential members of the care teams who may have affected the intensivists' workload, that their results may not be ... generalizable outside the U.K., and that the PIR measure did not
Each has its own secret sauce of measurement and scoring that affects the reputation of an institution and the workload of administrators.
Medicare patients had higher 30-day mortality when treated by older vs. younger hospitalists, study finds
As an example, the editorialist commented that there is large variation across hospitals in nursing workloads, educational qualifications, skill mix, and work environment, and that such differences are associated with mortality
For example, 72% thought their EHR system's ability to decrease workload was difficult or very difficult, 54% found their EHR system increased their total operating costs, 43% said they have
The issue: Making discharge safer and reducing workload for housestaff. “Everyone kept wondering, ‘What could we offload off the housestaff's plates?’” said Kathleen Finn, MD, FACP, associate program director of
that improving the patient experience does not have to increase their workloads. ... In some cases, improvements to the patient experience can actually lighten physicians' workload, said Ms.