Careers  |  Sign In  |  Register

Latest in Hospitalist

New research in the Journal of Hospital Medicine examines "the extent to which internal medicine interns practice behaviors that characterize etiquette-based medicine." 5 key communication strategies were used by internal medicine interns to evaluate inpatient clinical encounters: introducing one's self,...
Doctors-in-training may not be practicing proper bedside manner, a study published in Journal of Hospital Medicine has shown. The study examined the practices of interns and residents, and specifically focused on 5 communication skills: "introducing one's self, explaining one's role in the patient's care,...
The switch to Electronic Health Records (EHR) is one that seems painful to the healthcare provider, as it suggests increased documentation time and increased work load. Dan Riskin, MD, Chief Executive Officer of Healthy Fidelity, explains how EHR can make work flow smoother in hospitals while improving...