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Breaking the Cycle: A Successful Inpatient Based Intervention for Hospital High Utilizers

Background: Patients recurrently admitted to the hospital frequently experience fragmentation of care and poor health outcomes, with discontinuity between hospital admissions resulting in unnecessary testing, ineffective or inconsistent treatment plans, patient/provider frustration, and inability to [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:52:47+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Innovations, Transitions of Care|Comments Off on Breaking the Cycle: A Successful Inpatient Based Intervention for Hospital High Utilizers

EFFECTS OF COMPREHENSIVE CARE PHYSICIANS ON PATIENT EXPERIENCE, OUTCOMES AND HOSPITALIZATION: PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF A RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL

Background: Coordination of inpatient and outpatient care is an important challenge in improving population health but evidence examining the effectiveness of existing care coordination programs is mixed. The Comprehensive Care Physician (CCP) Program at the [...]

By | 2019-04-17T09:36:53+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Oral Presentations, Outcomes Research, Research, Winner, Research|Comments Off on EFFECTS OF COMPREHENSIVE CARE PHYSICIANS ON PATIENT EXPERIENCE, OUTCOMES AND HOSPITALIZATION: PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF A RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL

Exploring patient and clinic staff members’ experiences with transitional care services: A case study approach

Background: Patients, particularly the elderly and those who have chronic illnesses, often experience adverse events when transitioning from the hospital to home. An estimated 20% of all discharged patients suffer a preventable adverse event (e.g., [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:36+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Research, Transitions of Care, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Exploring patient and clinic staff members’ experiences with transitional care services: A case study approach

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