Co-Management

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Building Parallel Co-Management Services in a Large Academic Hospitalist Group

Background: Co-management across service lines has become increasingly common in hospital medicine. SHM’s Co-Management Task Force has outlined several components of a successful co-management program. Recent studies have shown that cross-disciplinary service arrangements, which are [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Finalist, Innovations Abstracts, Other|Comments Off on Building Parallel Co-Management Services in a Large Academic Hospitalist Group

CO-MANAGEMENT IMPLEMENTATION WITH AGS COCARE: ORTHO™ IMPROVES HIP FRACTURE OUTCOMES

Background: More than 300,000 older adults are hospitalized in the US annually for hip fracture. While operative repair is recommended in most individuals, perioperative complications account for significant morbidity and mortality. Co-management programs for hip [...]

By | 2019-03-18T17:53:41+00:00 March 18th, 2019|Geriatrics, Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations|Comments Off on CO-MANAGEMENT IMPLEMENTATION WITH AGS COCARE: ORTHO™ IMPROVES HIP FRACTURE OUTCOMES

DATABASE DEVELOPMENT FOR PEDIATRIC HOSPITAL MEDICINE AND ORTHOPEDIC COMANAGEMENT OF PATIENTS UNDERGOING POSTERIOR SPINAL FUSION

Background: The care of surgical patients is becoming more complex as patients with increasing comorbidities require surgical procedures. In adult hospital medicine, co-management of complex medical patients by hospital medicine and surgery has been shown [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:00+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Innovations, Pediatrics, Uncategorized|Comments Off on DATABASE DEVELOPMENT FOR PEDIATRIC HOSPITAL MEDICINE AND ORTHOPEDIC COMANAGEMENT OF PATIENTS UNDERGOING POSTERIOR SPINAL FUSION

Impact of Recent Guideline Changes on Aspirin Prescribing After Knee Arthroplasty: Implications for Co-Management

Background: Choice of agent for venous thromboembolism prophylaxis (VTEP) after joint arthroplasty is a complex decision, the difficulty of which has been compounded by divergent guidelines. Specifically, the adequacy of aspirin monotherapy (ASA) for VTEP [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Perioperative, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on Impact of Recent Guideline Changes on Aspirin Prescribing After Knee Arthroplasty: Implications for Co-Management

INTRODUCTION​ ​OF CONSULTATIVE MEDICINE IN THE INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENCY PROGRAM​ ​-​ ​A PILOT PROJECT FOR THE TRAINING OF SUCCESSFUL FUTURE CONSULTANTS

Background: Consultative Medicine is one of the fastest growing branches of Hospital Medicine. We believe that residents require adequate exposure and appropriate level of training to provide excellent care to patients.Purpose: The goal of the [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:10:59+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Consultative Medicine, Hospital Medicine 2018, Innovations|Comments Off on INTRODUCTION​ ​OF CONSULTATIVE MEDICINE IN THE INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENCY PROGRAM​ ​-​ ​A PILOT PROJECT FOR THE TRAINING OF SUCCESSFUL FUTURE CONSULTANTS

QUANTIFYING THE OUTCOMES: A STRATEGY FOR MEASURING THE IMPACT OF YOUR SURGICAL CO-MANAGEMENT SERVICE

Background: Our institution is a Level 1 regional trauma center with a large inpatient volume. A large percentage of these patients are elderly, with the traumatic events occurring as sequelae of their age, debility or [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:53:47+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Consultative Medicine, Hospital Medicine 2018, Innovations|Comments Off on QUANTIFYING THE OUTCOMES: A STRATEGY FOR MEASURING THE IMPACT OF YOUR SURGICAL CO-MANAGEMENT SERVICE

THE HOSPITALIST AND THE NEUROSURGEON: THE ODD COUPLE OR A MATCH MADE IN HEAVEN?

Background: The aging population along with increasing multi-morbidity and stricter regulations on house staff duty hours have played an integral role in fueling the drive for medical co-management of surgical patients. Parallel to these trends [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:22:55+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Innovations, Other|Comments Off on THE HOSPITALIST AND THE NEUROSURGEON: THE ODD COUPLE OR A MATCH MADE IN HEAVEN?

THE IMPACT OF A HOSPITAL MEDICINE-NEUROSURGERY QUALITY IMPROVEMENT COLLABORATIVE ON NEUROSURGICAL PRE-ADMISSION, OPERATING ROOM AND POST-OPERATIVE OUTCOMES: A PROSPECTIVE INTERRUPTED TIME SERIES STUDY

Background: A lack of standardization in care delivery can lead to variations in outcomes in the high-risk work of neurosurgery. The aim of this program was to develop, implement and evaluate the impact of three [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:00+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Quality Improvement, Research, Uncategorized|Comments Off on THE IMPACT OF A HOSPITAL MEDICINE-NEUROSURGERY QUALITY IMPROVEMENT COLLABORATIVE ON NEUROSURGICAL PRE-ADMISSION, OPERATING ROOM AND POST-OPERATIVE OUTCOMES: A PROSPECTIVE INTERRUPTED TIME SERIES STUDY