A Hospitalist is a practitioner who is engaged in clinical care, teaching, research, and/or leadership in the field of hospital medicine.
Practitioners of hospital medicine include:
Practicing hospitalist physicians (including those focused on research or education)
Nurse Practitioners & Physician Assistants
Practicing hospitalist NPs and PA (including those focused on research or education)
Non-clinicians working in hospital medicine (including practice administrators, healthcare policy analysts, medical librarians, etc)
Allied Health Professionals
Registered nurses, hospital pharmacists and other non-physician clinicians
Physicians in residency and fellowship programs
Individuals enrolled in accredited medical programs (includes MD, DO, NP, PA, etc)
Students are eligible to join SHM at no cost.
Non-US and non-Canadian individuals are eligible to join SHM at a reduced membership rate with unique benefits
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the only organization that supports hospital medicine practitioners.