Experts have proposed a variety of modifications to medical education in response to COVID-19, and new tools help predict patient volumes and personal protective equipment use.
15 Apr 2020
A system that allowed medical students and trainees to anonymously or confidentially report mistreatment or unprofessional behavior was revealing for one institution.
4 Jan 2023
ACP Hospitalist provides hospital-based physicians with news and information about the practice of hospital medicine.
A 2019 survey of members of the Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine found that while 82% of programs required some training in safe opioid prescribing and opioid use disorder treatment, few programs required clinical experiences.
10 Nov 2021
Faculty development leaders search for new ways to help mid-career hospitalists stay inspired and pursue their passions.
16 Nov 2022
Residents recently voted to newly unionize at Stanford University, the University of Southern California, and the University of Vermont, among other programs.
21 Sep 2022
In the inpatient setting, male faculty were rated more favorably for overall teaching and across all competencies, while the only observed gender difference in the outpatient setting favored female faculty in patient care.
25 Aug 2021
A hospital's culture was a bigger factor in taking or keeping a job than pay or potential for advancement, according to a recent study of hospitalists born after 1982.
20 Jul 2022
Use of point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) before paracentesis significantly changed the needle insertion location in two-thirds of studied cases, and six procedures were cancelled based on POCUS findings.
11 Aug 2021
For decades, medical trainees who've been grilled in a traditional manner have felt the burn of shame and humiliation. A hospitalist and educator calls for change.
17 Aug 2022