The Key Principles and Characteristics are a framework designed for hospital medicine groups (HMGs) seeking a pathway to improve their capabilities and performance. Their goals are to:
Please contact KeyCharacteristics@hospitalmedicine.org if you have any questions.
The Society of Hospital Medicine's (SHM's) Practice Administrators' Committee has cross referenced the Key Principles and Characteristics with another framework — The Core Competencies for a Hospitalist Practice Administrator.
Click here to view the spreadsheet outlining these comparisons.
What makes a hospital medicine group (HMG) effective?
How can your hospitalists improve their performance?
Join one of the FREE informational webinars below to learn more about the new guidelines from experts in the field helping hospital executives and HMGs evaluate their performance.
Date: Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Date: Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Time: 3:00-4:30 p.m. EST (2:00-3:30 p.m. CT)
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