National and local leaders work together closely to develop hospital medicine standards and shared services in three areas:

  • Quality and patient care improvements
  • Financial performance and stewardship
  • Talent management

Leaders are focused on:

  • Fostering high-functioning hospital medicine groups adhering to evidence-based standards to reduce clinical variation and improve financial performance
  • Making decisions collaboratively
  • Improving and centralizing the operational structure of hospital medicine
  • Improving and appropriately standardizing processes