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Fellows Designations

About the Program

SHM offers Fellow designations across a variety of membership categories including physicians, qualified practice administrators, nurse practitioners and physician assistants. 

Rooted in the Core Competencies in Hospital Medicine, those who have achieved the designation of Fellow in Hospital Medicine (FHM), Senior Fellow in Hospital Medicine (SFHM) or Master in Hospital Medicine (MHM) are dedicated to promoting excellence, innovation and improving the quality of patient care. 

How to apply

All applicants must meet the eligibility requirements summarized below and outlined in detail within the application materials to earn a Fellow, Senior Fellow or Master in Hospital Medicine designation.

1.  Solicit two letters of recommendation from active members of SHM who have been in good standing for at least two years. (Please note that self-endorsements and endorsements from family members or direct reports will not be accepted). 

2.  Submit a one-time processing fee of $150 for Fellows and $175 for Senior Fellows. This fee must be submitted with your application and is non-refundable(Applications will not be processed until the fee has been received.)

Fellows

 

Physician FHM Application

  • Browse general criteria needed.
  • Preview the application questions and points.

Apply


NP and PA FHM Application

  • Browse general criteria needed.
  • Preview the application questions and points.

Apply

Practice Administrator FHM Application

  • Browse general criteria needed.
  • Preview the application questions and points.

Apply

Pharmacists FHM Application  

  • Browse general criteria needed.
  • Preview the application questions and points.

Apply

Senior Fellows

 

Physician SFHM Application

  • Browse general criteria needed.
  • Preview the application questions and points.

Apply

 
NP and PA SFHM Application

  • Browse general criteria needed.
  • Preview the application questions and points.

Apply

Practice Administrator SFHM Application

  • Browse general criteria needed.
  • Preview the application questions and points.

Apply

Pharmacists SFHM Application

  • Browse general criteria needed.
  • Preview the application questions and points.

Apply

Masters

 

About

A Master in Hospital Medicine designation is the apex of distinguished prestige in the hospital medicine community.

 

Expectations

For mastership, SHM involvement is expected (with rare exceptions). While most Masters will be physicians and hospitalists, non-physicians and non-hospitalists of exceptional merit and contributions to SHM and hospital medicine including SHM employees and contractors may be nominated for mastership.

 

Nomination Process

The Masters Selection Committee reviews nominees for mastership. The committee will make their recommendations for final approval to the SHM Board of Directors, which will also have access to the complete list of candidates.

 

How to apply

Browse further criteria needed.

Submit the following information to the SHM National Office by December 13, 2019.

Because of the significance of this recognition, candidates may not self-nominate.