Technology in Hospital Medicine

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Abstract Number: 385

THE GLYCEMIC CONTROL CLINICAL ANDON BOARD – A PUBLICLY DISPLAYED, REAL-TIME, ALGORITHM DRIVEN SIGNAL TO PROMOTE EVIDENCE BASED INSULIN PRESCRIBING PRACTICES

Background: Diabetes is common, present in up to one third of hospitalized patients and up to 50% of critically ill patients. Studies have shown that hyperglycemia among hospitalized patients leads to worse clinical outcomes and [...]

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Abstract Number: Oral

IMPLEMENTING STRUCTURED RADIOLOGY REPORTING TO CREATE CLINICAL DECISION SUPPORT TOOLS

Background: Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is typically diagnosed from ultrasound (US) Doppler evaluation and anticoagulation therapy is the standard treatment to prevent life threatening pulmonary embolism (PE). In our hospital, the treating provider is alerted [...]

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Abstract Number: Oral

USING PREDICTIVE MODELING TO IDENTIFY EXCESS VITAL SIGN ASSESSMENT IN HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS

Background: Clinically stable inpatients may receive potentially unnecessary care, such as overnight vital sign assessment. Nighttime vital signs can disrupt sleep and adversely affect patient satisfaction and contribute to delirium. However, it may be difficult [...]

By | 2019-03-12T15:48:40+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Oral Presentations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on USING PREDICTIVE MODELING TO IDENTIFY EXCESS VITAL SIGN ASSESSMENT IN HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS

Abstract Number: 393

DEPLOYMENT OF SEPSIS WATCH, A DEEP LEARNING SEPSIS DETECTION AND TREATMENT PLATFORM

Background: Sepsis is one of the top causes of inpatient mortality and rapid detection presents numerous challenges. In March, 2016, an interdisciplinary team consisting of top clinicians, data scientists and machine learning experts at a [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:25:18+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on DEPLOYMENT OF SEPSIS WATCH, A DEEP LEARNING SEPSIS DETECTION AND TREATMENT PLATFORM

Abstract Number: 391

GETTING HOSPITALISTS UP TO SPEED: A NOVEL HANDS-ON POCUS TRAINING PROGRAM

Background: Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) is nothing less than a paradigm shift in patient care. The technology has advanced rapidly and the competence in performing, interpreting and utilizing POCUS is extremely variable. There is often an [...]

By | 2019-03-27T09:27:38+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on GETTING HOSPITALISTS UP TO SPEED: A NOVEL HANDS-ON POCUS TRAINING PROGRAM

Abstract Number: 389

E-CONSULTS: EFFECTIVENESS AND TIMELINESS OF INPATIENT CONSULT SERVICES

Background: Inpatient subspecialty consultation is one of the most common physician practices in the care of hospitalized patients. As per a CMS report, approximately 33,000 inpatient consultation occurred per day in 2008 costing Medicare approximately [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:25:13+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on E-CONSULTS: EFFECTIVENESS AND TIMELINESS OF INPATIENT CONSULT SERVICES

Abstract Number: 388

AUGMENTED INTELLIGENCE: AUTOMATION OF VANCOMYCIN MONITORING TO IMPROVE PATIENT SAFETY

Background: Medical error is now the third leading cause of death in the United States. Approximately 4% of hospitalized patients experience an adverse event with 20% of these adverse events being medication-related, three-fourths of which [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:25:11+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on AUGMENTED INTELLIGENCE: AUTOMATION OF VANCOMYCIN MONITORING TO IMPROVE PATIENT SAFETY

Abstract Number: 387

DEVELOPMENT OF AN EHR DISCHARGE READINESS TOOL USING STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT TACTICS

Background: Typical solutions to incorporating provider input into discharge planning often rely on one-way communication mechanisms and data entry that is not dynamic (i.e. providers estimate day of discharge in advance). We are designing a [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:25:10+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on DEVELOPMENT OF AN EHR DISCHARGE READINESS TOOL USING STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT TACTICS

Abstract Number: 384

IMPLEMENTATION OF A TELEHOSPITALIST PROGRAM AT TERTIARY CARE CENTER: UTILIZATION AND PATIENT EXPERIENCE

Background: Telemedicine allows for remote patient evaluation and treatment. Traditionally this model has been applied to rural medical centers with physician shortages. Implementation of a telehospitalist program at well-staffed tertiary care centers may streamline services [...]

By | 2019-03-18T11:08:23+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on IMPLEMENTATION OF A TELEHOSPITALIST PROGRAM AT TERTIARY CARE CENTER: UTILIZATION AND PATIENT EXPERIENCE

Abstract Number: 381

REACHING THE QUADRUPLE AIM THROUGH USER-CENTERED TECHNOLOGY DESIGNED TO OPTIMIZE CARE DELIVERY AND CLINICIAN WORKFLOW

Background: In recent years, in large part due to reimbursement incentives, the healthcare industry has shifted focus from volume to quality of care, with patient satisfaction being a crucial part of the evaluation. There is [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:25:01+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on REACHING THE QUADRUPLE AIM THROUGH USER-CENTERED TECHNOLOGY DESIGNED TO OPTIMIZE CARE DELIVERY AND CLINICIAN WORKFLOW

Abstract Number: 380

MIND THE GAP: REVOLUTIONIZING THE EHR DOWNTIME EXPERIENCE WITH AN INTEROPERABLE WORKFLOW TOOL

Background: A somewhat under-discussed topic in EHR implementation is the safety and efficiency consequences of their lengthy build and implementation. After multiple years of stalled clinical innovation while IT staff dedicate their focus to EHR [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:25:00+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on MIND THE GAP: REVOLUTIONIZING THE EHR DOWNTIME EXPERIENCE WITH AN INTEROPERABLE WORKFLOW TOOL

Abstract Number: 379

USING INPATIENT TELEHEALTH TO PROVIDE CONTINUITY OF CARE FOR THE HOSPITALIZED PATIENT: THE REMOTE ONCOLOGY/PALLIATIVE CARE VIDEO ENCOUNTER PROGRAM

Background: When a patient with cancer or terminal illness is hospitalized, they may benefit from the input of their outpatient, primary oncologist or palliative care provider to inform key decisions. As most oncologists’ and ambulatory [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:24:59+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on USING INPATIENT TELEHEALTH TO PROVIDE CONTINUITY OF CARE FOR THE HOSPITALIZED PATIENT: THE REMOTE ONCOLOGY/PALLIATIVE CARE VIDEO ENCOUNTER PROGRAM

Abstract Number: 22

TOPIC MODELING TO EVALUATE HOSPITAL GOOGLE REVIEWS

Background: With access to big data in medicine, it is becoming increasingly necessary to use tools to automate the pooling of data into relevant thematic structures. Topic modeling is most often used to uncover these [...]

By | 2019-03-18T13:57:46+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Finalist Posters - Innovations, Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on TOPIC MODELING TO EVALUATE HOSPITAL GOOGLE REVIEWS