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Top Hospitals in the U.S. By Specialty

For the last 5 decades, more than 33 million people check into hospitals per year – that is basically a person every second. Sadly, even with the sheer number of patients coming through for commonplace treatments, too many hospitals still struggle to reach standards of excellence. To help consumers choose the best local hospital for […]

The History of Hospitalist and Their Field

20 years ago, the term hospitalist didn’t even exist. Although a few hundred physicians specialized in hospital care, it wasn’t until 1996 that the New England Journal of Medicine first identified these doctors specifically as hospitalists. In the last decade, the practice has grown to include thousands of physicians dedicated to the care of seriously […]