This new course offers cutting-edge information on hospital medicine.
15 Feb 2011
The right “cultural fit” between a hospital and a physician may be what guarantees a fulfilling career.
15 Jan 2014
Specialty hospitals get better response rates and scores on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) than general medical hospitals, a new study found.
25 Jun 2014
A handful of programs around the country provide hospital-level care to patients without admitting them to the hospital.
15 May 2013
Use of peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs) is increasingly common in hospitals, in part because they are easy to use and there is a perception that they carry less risk of infection. But PICCs shouldn't necessarily be the default line for venous access.
15 Sep 2013
The May issue of ACP Hospitalist features stories on using guidelines wisely, hospital-at-home programs, and improving patient satisfaction scores.
22 May 2013
Hospitalists both give and receive support through the screen.
15 Aug 2019
Defensive orders, arterial catheters in mechanically ventilated ICU patients, advanced practice providers, and more.
15 Dec 2014
With their special focus, Acute Care for the Elderly (ACE) units have the potential to eliminate many of the issues that make hospitalization more difficult for elderly patients.
15 Feb 2011
The debate over best practice may leave hospitalists wondering in which camp they and their hospitals belong.
15 Apr 2014