A few basic documentation tips can go a long way toward maximizing reimbursement.
Patients need ideal medical care at the end of life, but they don't always get it.
A decade ago, vancomycin was considered a reasonably effective treatment for MRSA, but times have changed.
Clostridium difficile infection has overtaken MRSA as the top hospital-acquired infection.
Consulting on patients admitted to other specialties has become routine for many hospitalists, but most have had little if any training in this area.