This month's issue highlights psychiatric comanagement, patient-centered rounding, and more. Patients with both medical and psychiatric problems pose challenges for hospitals and physicians. ... acpi-201608-psychiatric-comanagement.htm. This issue also
This issue looks at comanagement of hip fractures, prescribing for heart failure, antibiotic use in COVID-19, and private equity ownership of hospitals.
Hip fracture comanagement, heart failure prescribing, antibiotic use in COVID-19, and private equity investment are covered in the latest issue of ACP Hospitalist. ... This month's main story looks at comanagement of hip fracture, identifying how the
Successful comanagement, experts say, involves defining hospitalists' and surgeons' roles from the very start. ... In our cover story, Stacey Butterfield examines the evidence for and against comanagement, some common pitfalls to avoid, and tips on
referred inpatients from low-volume admitters,. surgeons' requests for consultation or comanagement,. ... For example, Milford Hospital created a top-notch joint replacement program with hospitalists as key players in comanagement.
Primary care physicians are still gradually turning over their inpatient loads to hospitalists, and more specialists are looking for comanagement services, he explained.
Meanwhile, hospitalist leaders are watching their budgets swell as more clinicians are needed for direct care and comanagement.
Before this, we implemented comanagement of diseases for surgical patients, and this seemed like the next logical step,” Dr.
The institution will set about identifying team leaders—nursing directors and physicians— who want to be engaged more intensely, and we will have comanagement teams ultimately running all of our nursing
Despite UCSF's appealing location and prestigious reputation, Dr. Wachter has had to prioritize his staff expansions between night coverage and comanagement. ... Comanagement of nonmedical patients—motivated in some cases by other specialties'