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“OB/GYN Hospitalists in this country are the wave of the future. There’s no question about it.”

- Dr. J. Joshua Kopelman - Former Chair ACOG District VIII

    What is an OB/GYN Hospitalist?

  • The OB/GYN Hospitalist is an experienced OB/GYN physician with a practice focused on managing the OB/GYN care of the hospitalized patient

    How does having an OB/GYN Hospitalist program benefit hospitals and patients?

  • Improved patient safety and outcomes
  • Reduced Cesarean section rates
  • Reduced stress on nursing by having an in-house OB/GYN emergency specialist
  • Increased consistency in hospital protocols for high-risk conditions
  • Better teamwork through simulation and stable leadership

    Physicians benefit by:

  • Expanded knowledge and skill in labor and delivery
  • Satisfaction in improved patient outcomes
  • Reduced burnout from long hours and conflict with private practice
  • PROVEN decreased malpractice costs

What is the Society of OB/GYN Hospitalists?

The Society of OB/GYN Hospitalists (SOGH) is a rapidly growing group of physicians, midwives, nurses, and other individuals in the field who support the OB/GYN Hospitalist model.


SOGH is dedicated to enhancing the safety and quality of OB/GYN Hospital Medicine by promoting excellence through education, coordination of hospital teams and collaboration with healthcare delivery systems.

Click here for more information about joining SOGH

Registration for SOGH's Annual Clinical Conference is now open!

The 2015 SOGH Annual Clinical Meeting, "GO BEYOND: Put Lessons and Leadership into Action," will be held Wednesday, November 11th through Saturday, November 14 Arizona.

The conference has been expanded to include more hands­on simulation sessions, more lectures on leadership and practice management, and more networking opportunities than ever before.

Supplemental pre­courses are offered Wednesday afternoon and all day Thursday. The general meeting runs Friday and Saturday.

Click here for the schedule of pre­courses and didactic sessions

Click here for more information and to register

 

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