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NEONATAL ABSTINENCE SYNDROME LOS AND COST REDUCTION IN A COMMUNITY HOSPITAL

Background: In utero opioid exposure can result in neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS). NAS incidence has increased five-fold in the last decade. NAS is a serious condition characterized by central nervous system hyperirritability and autonomic nervous [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:52:38+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Pediatrics, Research|Comments Off on NEONATAL ABSTINENCE SYNDROME LOS AND COST REDUCTION IN A COMMUNITY HOSPITAL

NEW INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENCY PROGRAM AT A COMMUNITY HOSPITAL IMPROVES MORTALITY WITHOUT INCREASING THE COST OR LENGTH OF STAY: A 2-YEAR FOLLOW-UP

Background: Opening new residency programs in community hospitals is one strategy to address physician shortage. Previous reports have shown better mortality outcomes in university based hospitals. However, less is known about teaching community hospitals. Disrupting [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:20:01+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on NEW INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENCY PROGRAM AT A COMMUNITY HOSPITAL IMPROVES MORTALITY WITHOUT INCREASING THE COST OR LENGTH OF STAY: A 2-YEAR FOLLOW-UP