Transitions of Care
To avoid potentially catastrophic situations, we should all use advanced care documentation as the start of a careful conversation about goals of...
From the Society
It can be difficult to maintain quality patient care in a large health system with both increased census and increased handoffs.
Multiple strategies exist that have either been proven to reduce hospital readmissions or show promise in doing so.
Discharge planning does not necessarily have to start late in the hospital stay.
Clinical Question: Will a simplified HOSPITAL score accurately predict 30-day readmissions?
In a culture prioritizing clinical outcomes above all, there can be a tendency to lose sight of one of the most critical aspects of providing...
A bipartisan bill introduced in the U.S. Senate would authorize the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation to test expanded telehealth...
What use is clinical knowledge if it cannot be appropriately used to benefit patients in a clinical setting?
Clinical Question: Is a system-wide I-PASS handover system able to be effectively implemented?
An education session at HM17 focused on key topics in patient flow and throughput for hospitalist physicians.