Physicians should take steps to improve the testing done in their hospitals and offices.
15 Jan 2014
One in four medical inpatients can't make a decision. And not just about whether to have the chocolate or vanilla pudding for dessert.
15 Dec 2011
Experts discuss how osteoporosis treatment rates can be raised from appalling to acceptable.
15 Sep 2011
Keep consultation relationships well-defined to avoid problems down the road.
15 Jun 2008
Swap innovation ideas online.
15 Jul 2008
Positive deviance is a bottom-up, rather than top-down, approach to solving seemingly intractable problems in an institution or a community. It's based on the observation that certain individuals or groups (positive deviants) have found better solutions to these problems than their peers have.
15 Nov 2009
Roughly 80 million Americans navigate health care's complexities with limited health literacy skills.
15 Aug 2011
Carl Shusterman, JD, answers FAQs about how immigration law applies to doctors.
15 Oct 2008
With the demand for hospitalists high and busy practices stretched to the breaking point, midlevel practitioners may seem like an easy solution to recruitment woes. But do some careful planning before you place that â€œHelp Wantedâ€ï¿½ ad, experts say.
15 Apr 2009
Concerns about readmission rates and care transitions are leading some hospitalists to treat patients in the outpatient setting.
15 Dec 2011