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Press Releases

The Society of Hospital Medicine Releases 2023 State of Hospital Medicine Report

August 8, 2023

New Group- and Individual-Level Data Includes Use of Tele-health, Staffing and Scheduling Flexibility, and Leadership’s Role in Promoting Well-being

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The Society of Hospital Medicine Responds to Recent Supreme Court Decision on Affirmative Action

July 18, 2023

Society to Redouble Efforts to Develop Pathways to Enhance Hospital Medicine Workforce, Ensuring Accurate Representation of Patients and Communities Hospitalists Care For in U.S.

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The Society of Hospital Medicine Secures Further Delay to Changes to the Split (or Shared) Billing Policy

July 17, 2023

Delay the Result of Vocal and Consistent Advocacy From SHM and Other Key Stakeholders

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The Society of Hospital Medicine Honors the Hospital Medicine Reengineering Network (HOMERuN) COVID-19 Collaborative Group With 2023 Team Award in Quality Improvement

April 28, 2023

Group Provides Support and Resources for Hospitalists to Collaborate and Overcome Challenges of COVID-19 and Beyond

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SHM in the News

Philadelphia Business Journal Names Society of Hospital Medicine as One of Greater Philadelphia’s 2021 Best Places to Work

May 27, 2021 | Phildelphia Business Journal

The Philadelphia Business Journal announced its 2021 Greater Philadelphia Best Places to Work and named the Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) as one of 20 recipients in the medium company category, comprised of organizations with 50-99 employees.

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As U.S. Vaccinations Rise, Hospitals Ease Restrictions On Visitors

May 20, 2021 | HealthDay

The value of visitors is well known to hospital workers, said Dr. Flora Kisuule, a board member of the Society of Hospital Medicine and director of hospital medicine at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center in Baltimore.

In-Hospital Glucose Management Gives Dramatic Savings

May 5, 2021 | Medscape

Asked to comment on behalf of the Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM), Greg Maynard, MD, program lead for SHM's Electronic Quality Improvement Programs, told Medscape Medical News that Suburban's overall program goals align with those of the SHM.

2021 40 Under 40: Dr. Benji Mathews Helps Lead Regions Through Pandemic Pivot

April 14, 2021 | Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal

When COVID-19 hit, Dr. Benji Mathews was tapped as lead physician on all operations related to the pandemic in the hospital medicine department at Regions, including determining staffing levels in the intensive care unit. At the same time, he made another pandemic pivot while leading preparations for the Society of Hospital Medicine’s national meeting, by turning the convention into a virtual gathering for 20,000 attendees.

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