Also in this issue are a collection of perioperative care pointers from the Rocky Mountain Hospital Medicine Symposium last fall, and the final installation of our three-part series on documentation ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP
administrators' attitudes about making mistakes, and the level of autonomy on the job. ... Share your thoughts with us anytime. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
A hospitalist's first priority is—understandably—the health and healing of his or her patient. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold Editor. ACP Hospitalist.
In conference coverage, our report from the Diagnostic Error in Medicine 6th International Symposium discusses actions hospitalists can take right now to reduce diagnostic errors in their individual practice, on their ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold.
payments. Our cover story provides an overview of the types of patients most inclined to develop pressure ulcers, how to prevent pressure ulcers when possible, how to distinguish ulcers from ... We're always happy to hear from you. Sincerely,. Jessica
from developing in the first place. ... We're always happy to hear from you. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
P oor hygiene, sloppy charting, missed appointments.and perhaps a telltale smell on the breath. ... We're always glad to hear from you. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold Editor.
Associate Editor Stacey Butterfield spent a chunk of time last fall attending conferences, as you'll see from her coverage, which starts with a helpful overview of how to treat hypertension ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
Our inaugural column highlights cases at Yale-New Haven Hospital in Connecticut and is written by Christopher Sankey, MD, ACP Member, the physician editor of The Brief Case column. ... Associate Editor Stacey Butterfield outlines the questions to ask
W elcome to our conference coverage issue! The pages that follow offer highlights from two important meetings that occurred in April: Internal Medicine 2012 and Hospital Medicine 2012. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold Editor. ACP Hospitalist.