June 2019

COVER STORY: We’re (NOT) hiring

BY THE NUMBERS: Steer clear of copy and paste

WHAT WORKS: Making joint rounds work

COMMENTARY: Utilization matters

POLL: Discharge strategies

NEWS BRIEFS
: Delirium and readmissions

LETTERS: More on procedure services


May 2019

COVER STORY: Building flexibility into the schedule

BY THE NUMBERS: Waxing nostalgic

WHAT WORKS: Patients leaving AMA: a new approach

PROFILE: Ailing career? A coach might help

PROGRESS NOTES: Nurses station food

NEWS BRIEFS: Do apology laws work?


April 2019

COVER STORY: Do your new hires need more help?

Q&A: Fluoroquinolone prescribing at discharge

BY THE NUMBERS: A look at teaching physician rules


WHAT WORKS: Hospitalists take back
bedside procedures

PROFILE: Alyssa’s Law: one state down, 49 to go


ON THE WARDS: The part-timer’s life for me

POLL: Paid to sign on?

NEWS BRIEFS: CMS levies hospital-acquired infection penalties


LETTERS: More on heart failure patients at discharge

FROM THE EDITOR: Onboarding for the long term


March 2019

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COVER STORY: Thinking about a move to leadership?

FEATURE: Social media: Should you stop lurking and log on?

ANALYSIS: Early discharges: They’re complicated

BY THE NUMBERS: Clearing up confusion

WHAT WORKS: A fun way to promote sepsis awareness

COMMENTARY: Improving med rec: Let’s start a discussion

PROGRESS NOTES: The hospital labyrinth

POLL: A look at hospitalist rounding

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR: A leader, or a follower? Both work


February 2019

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COVER STORY: Are you keeping your nocturnists happy?

FEATURE: Tuning up your heart failure patients at discharge

ANALYSIS: Antipsychotics for delirium? Short answer is no

WHAT WORKS: 
Basal insulin: What happens when patients go NPO?

PROFILE: A doctor dance-off for a great cause

POLL: A look at hospitalist rounding

LETTERS: More on consultants, disaster planning

FROM THE EDITOR: When nocturnists ain’t happy …


January 2019

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COVER STORY: Getting smart about your comp plan

FEATURE: The flu: It’s back!

BY THE NUMBERS: Decisions, decisions

WHAT WORKS: Surgical redesign delivers earlier discharges

FROM THE EDITOR: How flexible is your comp plan?