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Journal of Hospital Medicine

Editors:
Samir S. Shah, MD, MSCE
Publisher:
Frontline Medical Communications Inc.
2020 Journal Impact Factor:
2.96 (Journal Citation Report, Web of Science Group)
ISSN:
1553-5592
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Description
The Journal of Hospital Medicine is the premier publication for dissemination of research and education for the specialty of hospital medicine.

Mission Statement


  • The Journal of Hospital Medicine advances excellence in hospital medicine as a defined specialty through the dissemination of research, evidence-based clinical care, and advocacy of safe, effective care for hospitalized patients.


Goals
  • Promote research and education in hospital medicine through publication of original, peer-reviewed research articles and systematic reviews on topics relevant to hospital medicine.

  • Promote high quality care for all hospitalized patients with an emphasis on patient safety.

  • Promote teamwork and communication among all health care providers in hospitals to achieve optimal care for hospitalized patients.

  • Define the competencies, activities, and needs of hospitalists.

  • Support, propose, and promote changes to the health care system that lead to higher quality and more efficient care for all hospitalized patients.

  • Foster debate on issues relevant to care of the hospitalized patient and engage health policy makers in promoting evidence-based best practices in hospital care.

  • Anticipate important issues and trends in hospital care.

  • Provide career path information intended to attract and retain the highest quality hospitalists.

  • Produce a publication that is trustworthy, judicious, and intellectually stimulating.

  • Uphold the highest standards of editorial integrity and ethical medical journalism.

  • Provide continuing medical education in hospital medicine.

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Platform:
OvidSP
Publisher:
Frontline Medical Communications Inc.
Product Type:
Journal
Author:
Samir S. Shah, MD, MSCE
ISSN:
1553-5592
Specialty:
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine & Trauma
  • General Medicine
  • Health Administration
  • Health Policy
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics
Language:
English
Update Frequency:
Monthly
Coverage:
Vol 1 #1 (2006) - Present
Pdf Coverage:
Vol 1 #1 (2006) - Present
2020 Journal Impact Factor:
2.96 (Journal Citation Report, Web of Science Group)

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