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

Celebrate the First National Hospitalist Day

March 7, 2019 is the inaugural National Hospitalist Day. Find out how you and your team can celebrate, download posters and graphics and share your stories!

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Don't Miss Hospital Medicine 2019

SHM's Annual Conference offers the most up-to-date content for hospitalists. This year’s schedule has been crafted by you with hot topics, new speakers and tracks.

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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.


Feb 18 - Feb 20

Quality & Safety Educators Academy

AT&T Conference Center, Austin, TX
Mar 24 - Mar 27

Hospital Medicine 2019

Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, MD

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

Effectiveness of SIESTA on Objective and Subjective Metrics of Nighttime Hospital Sleep Disruptors

Vineet M. Arora, MD, MAPP, MHM; Nolan Machado, BA; Samantha L. Anderson, BA; Nimit Desai, MD; William Marsack, MSN, et al.

January 2019, Volume 14, Issue Number 1
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New Research

Improving Patient Flow: Analysis of an Initiative to Improve Early Discharge

Lauren Destino, MD; Denise Bennett, MBA, RN, RM; Matthew Wood, PhD; Christy Acuna, MD; Stephanie Goodman; Steven M. Asch, MD, MPH; Terry Platchek, MD

Jan. 10, 2019 Members Only

Association between Hospitalist Productivity Payments and High-Value Care Culture

Reshma Gupta MD, MSHPM; Neil Steers, PhD; Christopher Moriates, MD; Michael Ong, MD, PhD

Jan. 10, 2019 Members Only

The Association of Discharge Before Noon and Length of Stay in Hospitalized Pediatric Patients

Hailey J. James, MHA; Michael J. Steiner, MD, MPH; George M Holmes, PhD; John R Stephens, MD

Jan. 03, 2019 Members Only

The State of Hospital Medicine in 2019

Larry Beresford

Jan. 08, 2019 free

January 2019

Latest Issue

Also in This Issue:

Looking into the Future and Making History

Nasim Afsar, MD, MBA, SFHM

Jan. 14, 2019 free

SHM Announces National Hospitalist Day

Brett Radler

Jan. 07, 2019 free

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