The first is on readmissions. Maryland has not performed well in the area of hospital readmissions. ... Part of the secret sauce is [setting] spending limits by implementing hospital-specific global budgets.
Dr. Dunn received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine. ... He completed his residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, where he is now the professor of medicine and chief of the division of hospital medicine.
for No Reason,” held at Hospital Medicine 2014 in Las Vegas in March. ... Feldman noted. The most recent evidence, published in 2006 in the American Journal of Medicine, comes from the National Pneumonia Project.
Internal Medicine 2012 was held in New Orleans this April, and as always, ACP Internist's staff was there to provide updates via daily newspapers, blog posts and e-newsletters. ... There's also bonus conference coverage from Hospital Medicine 2012
M. James Lenhard, FACP, Leonard Lang Award. James E. Ruether, FACP, Excellence in Hospital Medicine Award. ... Michael Lippman, MD, Golden Apple Award. Sarah Alice McIntire, Outstanding Student in Internal Medicine.
A primary care internist with a background in hospital medicine, hospice care and psychiatry explains how he grew an inpatient consult service to include outpatient services, home services and research programs. ... Education: University of Rochester,
It has renewed my faith in our profession and in the essential role of the College in American medicine. ... our subspecialty societies, as well as the Society of General Internal Medicine and the Society of Hospital Medicine.
Some of you may have read our sister publication, ACP Hospitalist, a monthly magazine offering news and features on issues relevant to hospital medicine.
The remainder indicated that they planned on pursuing careers in an internal medicine subspecialty or hospital medicine. ... For more on ACP's position, read the report, “Creating a New National Workforce for Internal Medicine.”.
Internal Medicine 2010, held in Toronto this April, offered a little something for everyone. ... And that's not all: This issue also includes conference coverage from the Society of Hospital Medicine's annual meeting, also held this April in Washington, D