Effect of neurohospitalists

In this retrospective cohort of a neurohospitalist service at an academic medical, the service was associated with a reduced mean length of stay (4.6 days versus 6.3 days), reduced cost, and higher medical student satisfaction, without change in mortality, 30 day readmission rates, or patient satisfaction (abstract)

Danielle Scheurer

Dr. Scheurer is a clinical hospitalist and the Medical Director of Quality and Safety at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina, and is Assistant Professor of Medicine. She is a graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, completed her residency at Duke University, and completed her Masters in Clinical Research at the Medical University of South Carolina. She also serves as the Web Editor and Physician Advisor for the Society of Hospital Medicine.

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