Journal of Hospital Medicine

(ISSN: 1553-5592,1553-5606)

Mission Statement

The Journal of Hospital Medicine advances excellence in hospital medicine as a defined specialty through the dissemination of research, evidence-based clinical care, and advocacy of safe, effective care for hospitalized patients.

Contact Information

Vickie Thaw
Vice President & Publisher
John Wiley & Sons

Subscription Information

Subscription price (Volume 2, 2007):
Complimentary online access to Journal of Hospital Medicine will be available to all institutions who register for access. Personal rate: $110.00. All subscriptions containing a print element shipped outside U.S. will be sent by air. Payment must be made in U.S. dollars drawn on a U.S. bank. Claims for undelivered copies will be accepted only after the following issue has been delivered. Please enclose a copy of the mailing label. Missing copies will be supplied when losses have been sustained in transit and where reserve stock permits. Please allow four weeks for processing a change of address.

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