Outcomes Research

LEVERAGING LEAN TO INFORM APPLIED RESEARCH IN ACUTE CARE: A CASE STUDY TO IMPROVE COPD OUTCOMES

Background: The US healthcare system is under increasing pressure to improve value and affordability. Acute care is responsible for a large proportion of overall health costs, but the complexities and pace in this environment have [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:54:03+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Innovations, Outcomes Research|Comments Off on LEVERAGING LEAN TO INFORM APPLIED RESEARCH IN ACUTE CARE: A CASE STUDY TO IMPROVE COPD OUTCOMES

STOPPING HCV IN ITS TRACKS – EXPANDING HCV TESTING CAN HALT THE EPIDEMIC

Background: There is an estimated 160,000 individuals that have been diagnosed with Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) in New Jersey. HCV is a well-known and widespread challenge to personal, societal, and governmental resources and ultimately, human [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:43:53+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Innovations, Outcomes Research, Uncategorized|Comments Off on STOPPING HCV IN ITS TRACKS – EXPANDING HCV TESTING CAN HALT THE EPIDEMIC