Clinical Decision Support

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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: 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: 205

USE AND PERCEIVED USABILITY OF A PATIENT SAFETY DASHBOARD

Background: Adverse events (AEs) are a major concern in the inpatient setting, with many considered preventable. The Patient Safety Learning Lab implemented a Patient Safety Dashboard integrated with our electronic health record as part of [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:20:43+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Patient Safety, Research|Comments Off on USE AND PERCEIVED USABILITY OF A PATIENT SAFETY DASHBOARD

HM2018 Abstract Number: 298

Effect of Default Order Set Settings on Telemetry Ordering: Helping Residents Choose More Wisely

Background: Over the past fifty years, remote cardiac monitoring (“telemetry”) has become routine for many patients admitted to the hospital. Telemetry has many clinical benefits and is recommended by the American Heart Association for a [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:08+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Research, Technology in Hospital Medicine, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Effect of Default Order Set Settings on Telemetry Ordering: Helping Residents Choose More Wisely

HM2018 Abstract Number: 45

Development and Validation of Evidence-based Mobile Application for Cardiac Risk Stratification for Noncardiac Surgery

Background: Risk of having a major adverse cardiac event in the perioperative period is known to be raised among those with underlying cardiovascular disease undergoing noncardiac surgery. ACC/AHA 2014 guideline is an excellent tool for [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:06:04+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Consultative Medicine, Hospital Medicine 2018, Innovations|Comments Off on Development and Validation of Evidence-based Mobile Application for Cardiac Risk Stratification for Noncardiac Surgery

HM2017 Abstract Number: 172

TRANSFUSING WISELY: CLINICAL DECISION SUPPORT IMPROVES BLOOD TRANSFUSION PRACTICES

Background: Many red blood cell transfusions (RBCT) are unnecessary or harmful according to clinical trials and guidelines. These RBCT put patients at risk and waste scarce healthcare resources. Clinical decision support (CDS) using the Epic™ [...]

By | 2017-04-26T03:05:36+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Quality Improvement, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on TRANSFUSING WISELY: CLINICAL DECISION SUPPORT IMPROVES BLOOD TRANSFUSION PRACTICES

HM2017 Abstract Number: 129

IT’S NOT ME; IT’S YOU! PHYSICIAN PERCEPTIONS ABOUT VIRAL TESTING IN BRONCHIOLITIS

Background: Bronchiolitis is a clinical diagnosis, with growing research supporting limited use of diagnostic tests and interventions. Hospitals have reduced use of bronchodilators and imaging, but the national average of respiratory viral testing (RVT) in [...]

By | 2017-04-26T03:24:31+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Pediatrics, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on IT’S NOT ME; IT’S YOU! PHYSICIAN PERCEPTIONS ABOUT VIRAL TESTING IN BRONCHIOLITIS

HM2016 Abstract Number: 227

Improving Goals of Care Documentation at an Academic Medical Center with Electronic Health Record-Based Alerting

Background: Hospital admission presents an important opportunity to engage with patients about goals of care (GOC) and advanced care planning. The significant and sensitive nature of GOC conversations requires that documentation of a patient’s goals [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Innovations Abstracts, Quality Improvement|Comments Off on Improving Goals of Care Documentation at an Academic Medical Center with Electronic Health Record-Based Alerting

HM2016 Abstract Number: 208

Integrated Clinical Decision Support Focused on Early Recognition and Standardized Treatment of Sepsis

Background: Despite widespread awareness of best practices in the early management of sepsis, sepsis continues to burden our healthcare systems with high mortality, prolonged length of stay and excessive cost.  Early recognition of sepsis and [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Innovations Abstracts, Quality Improvement|Comments Off on Integrated Clinical Decision Support Focused on Early Recognition and Standardized Treatment of Sepsis