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Resources for Hospitalists on COVID-19.


SHM: More than a professional society. It's a movement.

Checking In: Support for Hospitalists During the Pandemic

Join Gail Gazelle on Monday, Feb. 1, 2021 at 1 p.m. ET for the third check-in session. This virtual, confidential session has been created for hospitalists to have a space for honest reflection, support, and exploration of strategies for navigating the stress and challenges of being on the front lines of the COVID-19 response. Due to open dialogues that will be shared, this will not be recorded.

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SHM Converge offers world-class education led by award-winning faculty and interactive sessions where you can network, and collaborate with thought-leaders and innovators in the field. Join us May 3-7, 2021.

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Invest in Yourself

SHM offers education designed specifically for hospitalists. Take time this holiday season to invest in yourself and focus on your professional development.

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Become a Member of SHM

Join the first and only association dedicated to supporting the needs of hospital medicine professionals. As a member of SHM, not only will you gain access to SHM's suite of member benefits, but you will also make an impact on patients and the entire hospital medicine community.


May 03 - May 07

SHM Converge

Virtualizing the Movement.
Apr 12 - Apr 15

Leadership Academy

JW Marriott Camelback Inn, Scottsdale, AZ
Jun 28 - Jun 30

Quality & Safety Educators Academy

The Woodlands Resort, The Woodlands, TX

About SHM

The Society of Hospital Medicine is a professional society dedicated to serving the needs of the entire hospital medicine team. Find out more about SHM today.

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Featured Article

The Effects of a Multifaceted Intervention to Improve Care Transitions Within an Accountable Care Organization: Results of a Stepped-Wedge Cluster-Randomized Trial

Jeffrey L. Schnipper, MD, MPH; Lipika Samal, MD, MPH; Nyryan Nolido, MA; Catherine Yoon, MS; Anuj K. Dalal, MD; Cherlie Magny-Normilus, PhD, FNP-BC; Asaf Bitton, MD, MPH; Ryan Thompson, MD; Stephanie Labonville, PharmD; Gwen Crevensten, MD

January 2021, Volume 16, Issue Number 1
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Ready to Go Home? Assessment of Shared Mental Models of the Patient and Discharging Team Regarding Readiness for Hospital Discharge

Kirstin A. Manges, PhD, RN; Andrea S. Wallace, PhD, RN, FAAN; Patricia S. Groves, PhD, RN; Marilyn M. Schapira, MD, MPH; Robert E. Burke, MD, MS

Dec. 23, 2020 Members Only

Things We Do for No Reason™: Universal Venous Thromboembolism Chemoprophylaxis in Low-Risk Hospitalized Medical Patients

Brooke Barlow, PharmD; Ashley Barlow; PharmD; Anthony C. Breu, MD

Dec. 23, 2020 Members Only

Language Barriers, Equity, and COVID-19: The Impact of a Novel Spanish Language Care Group

Steven Knuesel, MD, SFHM; Warren Chuang, MD; Elena Olson, JD; Joseph Betancourt, MD, MPH

Dec. 23, 2020 free

Racism in Medicine: Implicit and Explicit

Sarah Ludwig Rausch

Jan. 04, 2021 free

January 2021

Latest Issue

Also in This Issue:

Social Isolation at the Time of Social Distancing

Yelena Burklin, MD, FHM, FACP; Zanthia Wiley, MD

Jan. 06, 2021 free

Leading in Crisis

Danielle Scheurer, MD, MSCR, SFHM

Dec. 23, 2020 free

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