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Congratulations Tim Capstack, M.D.

by kimbra on June 13, 2012

Tim Capstack, M.D., a valued member of the Anne Arundel Medical Center medical staff since 2008, was
recently elected to the Secretary/Treasurer position of the Maryland Chapter of the Society of Hospital Medicine. The Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) is a professional medical society representing more than 10,000 of the 30,000 practicing hospitalists in the U.S. dedicated to patient care. SHM publishes the nation’s first and only peer-reviewed journal for hospital medicine, The Journal of Hospital Medicine, which was selected for inclusion in MEDLINE, provides continuing education, and industry updates through a monthly news magazine, The Hospitalist and conducts surveys, prepares written analyses and provides discussion forums that define the specialty of hospital medicine as it continues to evolve. The SHM also develops policy and position statements addressing healthcare reform concerns and issues and advocates on behalf of hospital medicine before other medical societies, as well as, government and regulatory agencies. Congratulations, Tim!