By  | January 19, 2018 |  0
­SHM & Hospital Medicine in the News: January 18, 2018 Check out the latest hospital medicine and SHM-related stories in mainstream and healthcare news. For the full stories, click on the links below: SHM is one of three associations to endorse the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America’s (SHEA) new expert guidance statement on contact […]
By  | January 12, 2018 |  0
It’s that time of (every other) year! Once again, your hospital medicine group (HMG) has a unique opportunity to contribute to our collective understanding of the current state of hospital medicine in the United States. SHM’s State of Hospital Medicine Survey kicked off this week and will be open until February 16th. I strongly urge […]
By  | January 4, 2018 |  0
As a personal advocate for value-based care, I was lucky enough to do my Hospital Medicine Fellowship at an institution that placed a strong emphasis on improving and optimizing value for its patients. As a (mildly naïve) first-year fellow, I recall being impressed by an atmosphere and culture that appeared to embrace the “less-can-be-more” movement. […]