Residency training just isn't what it used to be. The residents who want to become tomorrow's hospitalists need to learn more than clinical skills to succeed. ... Each hospitalist residency leadership program will differ on the finer points, but the
Nearly one-third of medical residents screened positive for depression or depressive symptoms, according to a meta-analysis of more than 17,000 physicians in training. ... In a secondary analysis of 7 longitudinal studies, the median absolute increase in
Q: Do you think the current internal medicine training system encourages residents to become hospitalists? ... We get 1 month of outpatient training per year. From a comfort standpoint, it's much easier to go from residency training to [being a]
An accompanying editorial echoed these limitations, calling for more research on the effects of supervision on medical errors and on residency training. ... Our faculty need the training as educators to provide that highly nuanced and balanced
Residency training is similarly marked by divisions between disciplines. If teams are always conceptualized within traditional care structures, progress will be slow. ... A few years of residency training rapidly validate this suspicion, affirming that
According to the 2013 National Resident Matching Program, 3,135 U.S. medical school seniors matched for residency training in internal medicine, a 6.6% increase compared to 2012, when ... medical school graduates that chose internal medicine residency
Instead, it's to learn something meaningful about our priorities and, having done so, select complementary residency programs. ... Amid the busyness of residency training, one thing quickly becomes clear: A majority of our education comes from our peers.
The hospitals in the report held about 17% of all primary residency slots in 2012. ... During their residency training, young physicians learn by observing faculty, making decisions on how aggressively to treat chronically ill patients at the end of life,
Mathews, who implemented a quality assurance process to track effectiveness of the training program. ... Franco. There may be less need to test and certify competency of future hospitalists, as POCUS is increasingly being integrated into medical school
According to the 2014 National Resident Matching Program, 3,167 U.S. medical school seniors matched for residency training in internal medicine. ... medical school graduates who chose internal medicine residency programs in 1985.