COVER STORY: Can’t stop your patients from leaving AMA?
FEATURE: The problems that derail QI projects
ON THE WARDS: Honest mistakes that can get you sued
BY THE NUMBERS: Billing palliative care services
WHAT WORKS: Fighting with the ED?
COMMENTARY: The case for immigration reform
PROGRESS NOTES: If airports were like hospitals…
NEWS BRIEFS: Inequities in U.S. health care
FROM THE EDITOR: QI: the good, the bad and the cost-effective
COVER STORY: Should you be holding bedside rounds?
FEATURE: How to manage neurologic emergencies
ANALYSIS: Are you data literate?
ON THE WARDS: The risks of being popular – and how to manage them
WHAT WORKS: Do you need to embed a pharmacist?
BY THE NUMBERS: Up, down and all around
COMMENTARY: An uncommon career move
PROGRESS NOTES: The illusion of observation status
POLL: Do you like your job?
LETTERS: More on antibiotic stewardship
FROM THE EDITOR: Team building
COVER STORY: How to succeed with bundled payments
FEATURE: New paradigms, new management
WHAT WORKS: A structured approach to opiate dosing
COMMENTARY: Geography vs. continuity
PROFILE: Down home on the (hospital) farm
FROM THE EDITOR: Are bundled payments a sure thing?
COVER STORY: Prescribing too many antibiotics?
FEATURE: Four ACS pearls for hospitalists
ANALYSIS: What are women doctors doing right?
BY THE NUMBERS: Do your residents have documentation skills?
WHAT WORKS: Need to improve your handoffs?
BACK TALK: A hospitalist wish list
PROGRESS NOTES: The physical exam by specialty
FROM THE EDITOR: New urgency to antibiotic stewardship
COVER STORY: What’s the best day to go on service?
BY THE NUMBERS: An honest day’s work
WHAT WORKS: NP hospitalists: the right rural staffing model?
PROFILE: Bringing nonphysicians into the fold
POLL: A look at shifts, rates
FROM THE EDITOR: Maximizing continuity