what is a hospitalist? Archive

Hospital Medicine as a specialty for the future

At the beginning of this month I attended the annual Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) conference in San Diego. This was my fourth time at this particular conference, the first being in 2008 when I was presenting a poster as a final year medical ...Read More

What’s in a name for the hospital doctor?

A while back I wrote about my chosen profession as a hospital doctor and my own personal dislike for the term “hospitalist”. As the number of hospital medicine doctors soars towards the 40,000 mark, what we call ourselves is becoming more important than ever. ...Read More