In matched groups, 1 to 56 control hospitals were matched per private equity hospital, with a median of eight. ... they could not determine whether the differences could be attributed to private equity acquisition alone.
The subgroup analyses illustrated that not all private equity acquisitions are alike,” said Dr. ... which is another way hospitalists in particular may find themselves working for private equity.).
Hospitalist groups could also hold annual salary equity reviews for all faculty to make sure compensation is evenly distributed, Dr. ... Cyr recommended. Beyond an overall review, individual reviews are also integral to ensuring equity, she said.
https://acphospitalist.acponline.org/weekly/archives/2020/12/16/5.htm. Hip fracture comanagement, heart failure prescribing, antibiotic use in COVID-19, and private equity investment are covered in the latest ... Another feature story addresses the
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precipitated by the COVID-19 pandemic to promote gender equity leading.”.
rates of hospital-acquired conditions, suggesting that the penalty program could be decreasing equity without improving quality, according to the study authors. ... Together these results suggest that the HAC penalty program could be decreasing equity
https://acphospitalist.acponline.org/archives/2016/06/lfe.htm. This month's issue tackles gender equity and workload in academic medicine.
However, our findings of gender inequity in leadership and academic rank suggest that research, faculty development, and interventions to reach gender equity are necessary to move AHM forward.” Possible solutions to ... promote gender equity include
Another feature story addresses the business of medicine, specifically the potential impacts of private equity investment in hospitals. ... costs and quality at hospitals purchased by private equity investors.