Hospitalists' evolving role in achieving Medicare sustainability 

Thursday, April 18th, 2024 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM CT

Hospitals shouldn't overlook the role of strong medical leaders and their contributions to consistent clinical results play in driving financial success & clinical outcomes. Performance management processes and leaders' role in achieving strong clinical outcomes such as length of stay, readmissions and observation stays are all crucial in every organization's goal of balancing financial and quality performance. Join this session where experts will discuss how hospitals can structure their approach so data/tools, people, processes and technology work together to achieve consistent clinical outcomes. 

Key learning points:
  • Processes to improve length of stay observed to expected ratio.
  • Learn aspects to improve observation length of stay and overall observation to admission ratio. 
  • How hospital-based clinicians help and impact CMS key quality metrics and 5-star ratings.
  • How physician advisory services enhance hospital medicine processes. 




Mihir Patel

Mihir Patel MD, MBA, CPE

Chief Executive Officer of Hospital Medicine
Sound Physicians