Practice Trends, Characteristics of US Hospitalists

JAMA Health Forum

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What The Study Did: This study found that nearly 1 in 4 hospitalists shifted practice to other settings between 2012 and 2018, although most hospitalists continued to practice in the hospital at least part time.

Authors: Kira L. Ryskina, M.D., M.S., of the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, is the corresponding author.

 

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