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Abstract Number: 202

LENGTH OF STAY OUTLIERS: A CASE-CONTROL RETROSPECTIVE STUDY OF INPATIENT ADMISSIONS TO A GENERAL INTERNAL MEDICINE SERVICE

Background: Length of stay (LOS) outliers are a focus of cost and resource utilization for hospitals in the United States. Limited research has been done to characterize outliers, risk factors, and barriers to discharge.Methods: We [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:20:36+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on LENGTH OF STAY OUTLIERS: A CASE-CONTROL RETROSPECTIVE STUDY OF INPATIENT ADMISSIONS TO A GENERAL INTERNAL MEDICINE SERVICE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 277

BARRIERS TO DISCHARGE FOR LENGTH OF STAY OUTLIERS: A REVIEW OF GENERAL MEDICINE PATIENTS IN A UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

Background: As healthcare costs continue to burgeon and grow at an unprecedented rate, cost utilization is an increasingly important field of research. In-hospital costs are one of the most expensive contributors to healthcare costs in [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:18:30+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Quality Improvement, Research|Comments Off on BARRIERS TO DISCHARGE FOR LENGTH OF STAY OUTLIERS: A REVIEW OF GENERAL MEDICINE PATIENTS IN A UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL