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

SHM Converge On Demand 2021 Now Available

Re-energize and focus your practice with the latest research, best practices, and newest innovations in hospital medicine. Access world-class hospitalist content until 2024.

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All New Location

SHM Leadership Academy's flexible program was designed for hospitalists, by hospitalists with your work-life balance in mind. While you advance your leadership skills in one of four courses offered, you also have time to relax on the beaches of Amelia Island at the Omni Resort in Florida from October 25-28, 2021.

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Join SHM's Fellows Class of 2022

Applications are open for SHM’s Fellow and Senior Fellow in Hospital Medicine designation. Apply by September 17, 2021 to receive early-decision notification. The final deadline to apply is November 19, 2021.

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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.


Oct 25 - Oct 28

Leadership Academy

Omni Resort, Amelia Island, FL

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

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

June 2021, Volume 16, Issue Number 6
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Algorithms for Prediction of Clinical Deterioration on the General Wards: A Scoping Review

Roel V. Peelen, MD; Yassin Eddahchouri, MD; Mats Koeneman, MSc; Tom H van de Belt, MSc, PhD; Harry van Goor, MD, PhD; Sebastian JH Bredie, MD, PhD

Jun. 23, 2021 free

Choosing Wisely®: Rasburicase for Adult Patients With Tumor Lysis Syndrome

Joshua D. Niforatos, MD, MTS; Alexander R. Zheutlin, MD, MS; Alexander Chaitoff, MD, MPH; Talal Hilal, MD

Jun. 16, 2021 Members Only

Debriefing During a Mental Health Crisis

Meghan M. Galligan, MD, MSHP; Dawn DeBrocco, PsyD; Eron Friedlaender, MD, MPH

Jun. 16, 2021 Members Only

Visa Worries Intensify Pandemic Stress for Immigrant Hospitalist Moms

Sarah Ludwig Rausch

Jun. 01, 2021 free

June 2021

Latest Issue

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FIND: A Framework for Success as a First-Year Hospitalist

Ryan E. Nelson, MD; Allison K. Ashford, MD; Rachna Rawal, MD; Teela Crecelius, MD

Jun. 24, 2021 free

Fact or Fiction? Intravascular Contrast and Acute Kidney Injury

Mel L. Anderson, MD, MACP; Bradley M. Yamanaka, MD

Jun. 22, 2021 free

SHM Chapters

SHM hosts more than 60 local chapters nationwide to increase networking, education, and collaboration within the hospital medicine community. Click the map to find chapters in your area and learn more about upcoming meetings.