2018 year in review

As the year draws to a close, the Today's Hospitalist staff is looking back at the articles that best represent the year. We factored in the attention readers gave articles on our Web site and social media outlets and...


Still reporting consult codes?

December 2018
Published in the December 2018 issue of Today's Hospitalist DOES YOUR HOSPITAL have a large book of business with private insurers? If so, you may...

Patient flow

Quality improvement

Who owns what in patient metrics?

October 2018
Published in the October 2018 issue of Today's Hospitalist IT'S NO SECRET that doctors face growing pressure over how they perform on measures like readmissions...

Patient satisfaction

Trends in patient volumes for hospitalists

June 2018
More slide shows in our series: 2018 update on hospitalist compensation Trends in bonuses and incentives for hospitalists A look at hospitalist career satisfaction A 10-year look at...


Infectious Disease

How to avoid C. diff overtesting

September 2018
Published in the September 2018 issue of Today's Hospitalist WHEN IT COMES TO testing for C. diff, clinicians face a tough balancing act. With too...

ID emergencies

August 2017

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Addiction Medicine

Treating addiction in the hospital, not just withdrawal

August 2017
Published in the August 2017 issue of Today's Hospitalist LIKE MANY HOSPITALS around the country, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) in Portland admits a...


How do group leaders divide their time?

June 2018
Published in the June 2018 issue of Today's Hospitalist FOR THE PAST YEAR, Sushama Brimmer, MD, says she's come close to experiencing "nirvana." That's how...

Hot Topics

Surgical redesign delivers earlier discharges

January 2019
Published in the January 2019 issue of Today's Hospitalist 2019 MAY BRING some big changes for the hospitalists with the Geisinger Health System, the powerhouse...


A doctor dance-off for a great cause

February 2019
Published in the February 2019 issue of Today's Hospitalist BRIGHT GOLD METALLIC LEATHER isn't a typical look for Mary-Amanda O'Neill, MD, a hospitalist at Cape...