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HM2019 Abstract Number: Oral

REACHING ACROSS TOWN TO ENHANCE REGIONAL INPATIENT ACCESS

Background: Like all large academic medical centers (AMCs), we face capacity challenges. On most days, bed occupancy is often greater than 90% and long boarding times in the Emergency Department (ED) leads to poor patient [...]

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HM2019 Abstract Number: 25

ALWAYS THERE WHEN YOU CALL: HOSPITAL MEDICINE WITHIN THE ER IMPROVES DISCHARGE RATES

Background: Hospital capacity constraints remain an immense concern throughout the US and has been recognized as a national crisis for greater than a decade. ER overcrowding is of particular concern due to its downstream effects. [...]

By | 2019-03-18T14:01:42-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Finalist Posters - Innovations, Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Transitions of Care|Comments Off on ALWAYS THERE WHEN YOU CALL: HOSPITAL MEDICINE WITHIN THE ER IMPROVES DISCHARGE RATES

HM2018 Abstract Number: 33

Collaboration is Key

Background: Hospital readmissions continue to remain prevalent despite their negative impact on patient outcomes and economic cost. One in five Medicare beneficiaries is expected to be readmitted within 30 days. As a result, strategies to [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:16:17-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Communication, Hospital Medicine 2018, Research|Comments Off on Collaboration is Key

HM2016 Abstract Number: 327

Communication and Collaboration During Care Transitions

Background: Effective patient handoffs during care transitions are crucial in the skilled nursing home setting where physician providers may not round on a daily basis, and the healthcare facility staff has shift changes on a [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34-05:00 February 1st, 2016|Innovations Abstracts, Transitions of Care|Comments Off on Communication and Collaboration During Care Transitions