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SHM: More than a professional society. It's a movement.

Distinguish Yourself

SHM offers Fellows designations across a variety of membership levels including physicians, qualified practice administrators, nurse practitioners and physician assistants. Raise your professional profile and demonstrate your leadership in hospital medicine.

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Now Available: SHM's 2018 State of Hospital Medicine Report

Stay informed of the latest trends in hospital medicine to help improve your practice.

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Quality & Safety Educators Academy

Get the skills and resources you need for teaching quality and safety. Registration is now open for the 2019 conference.

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Become a Member of SHM

Join the first and only association dedicated to supporting the needs of hospital medicine professionals. As a member of SHM, not only will you gain access to SHM's suite of member benefits, but you will also make an impact on patients and the entire hospital medicine community.


Feb 18 - Feb 20

Quality & Safety Educators Academy

AT&T Conference Center, Austin, TX
Mar 24 - Mar 27

Hospital Medicine 2019

Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, MD

About SHM

The Society of Hospital Medicine is a professional society dedicated to serving the needs of the entire hospital medicine team. Find out more about SHM today.

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Featured Article

A Shooting in the Hospital: When Domestic Violence Occurs in the Hospital, Reflection, and Response

Edward J. Merrens, MD, MS

October 2018, Volume 13, Issue Number 10
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So Much More than Bald and Bloated

Briana Ketterer, MD, Anthony Montanaro, MD, Alan J. Hunter, MD

Sep. 26, 2018 Members Only

Predictors of Clinically Significant Echocardiography Findings in Older Adults with Syncope: A Secondary Analysis

Marc A. Probst, MD, MS, Thomas A. Gibson, BSc, Robert E. Weiss, PhD, Annick N. Yagapen, MPH, CCRP, et al.

Sep. 26, 2018 Members Only

The Virtual Hospitalist: A Single-Site Implementation Bringing Hospitalist Coverage to Critical Access Hospitals

Ethan F. Kuperman, MD, MS, Eric L. Linson, MBA, Kate Klefstad, MHA, Evelyn Perry, MHA, Kevin Glenn, MD, MS

Sep. 26, 2018 Members Only

Hospitalist NPs and PAs Note Progress

Thomas R. Collins

Sep. 14, 2018 free

September 2018

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