Clinical Culture

9 Important Issues Hospitalists Should Discuss with ED Counterparts

9 Important Issues Hospitalists Should Discuss with ED Counterparts

In my experience as a hospitalist, I have found that there are a few key issues that are crucial to discuss with my ED counterparts. This is a list of the most common issues to address that help foster smoother transitions of care.

Teamwork Culture in Emergency Departments Improves Care Quality and Team Morale

Teamwork Culture in Emergency Departments Improves Care Quality and Team Morale

This department had a culture issue that was woven tightly into the traditional culture of healthcare delivery. It is one I felt strongly about unraveling: hierarchal, top-down leadership.

6 Philosophies Forward-Thinking Emergency Departments Share

6 Philosophies Forward-Thinking Emergency Departments Share

These tenets contribute to a strong program culture, and by building a solid cultural foundation, you set the tone for lasting, tangible increases in patient and clinician satisfaction, positive community reputation, and quality and efficiency performance improvements across the board.