Hospitalists treating patients during the pandemic must take stock of the physical and mental toll on their own health.
“The volume of deaths and the apparent dangers to providers themselves reflect some of the critical aspects of war,” Dr. Asken said.
A study also found a significant wage gap between Black and White physicians.
How do hospitalist schedules correlate with patient care outcomes?
More than half of adult hospitalist groups report having their schedules disrupted by COVID-19.
In order to tackle structural racism in health care, organizations must take a multifaceted approach.
“There are a substantial number of employees and trainees who are experiencing major stress and work disruptions because of the pandemic.”
Responding to financial stressors is not a novel challenge for community pediatric hospital medicine programs.
Adaptations of the hospitalist model vary across countries, reflecting local culture, payment models, and medical education.
Is there an association between income change and cardiovascular disease (CVD)?