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HANDLING HAND HYGIENE: FACTORS IMPLICATED IN NON-ADHERENCE AT AN ACADEMIC MEDICAL CENTER

Background: Nosocomial infections are one of the leading causes of mortality and morbidity in the United States. Approximately two million people annually are affected by nosocomial infections in the United States and about 80,000 deaths [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:24:30+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Quality Improvement, Research|Comments Off on HANDLING HAND HYGIENE: FACTORS IMPLICATED IN NON-ADHERENCE AT AN ACADEMIC MEDICAL CENTER

Impact of Health Information Technology (Hit) Tool on Compliance and Monitoring of Medicare Inpatient Certification at an Academic Medical Center

Background:  Recent Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) rules require hospitals to have their physicians submit inpatient admission orders and certification prior to a patient’s discharge in order to justify hospitalization reimbursement; however, CMS [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Innovations Abstracts, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on Impact of Health Information Technology (Hit) Tool on Compliance and Monitoring of Medicare Inpatient Certification at an Academic Medical Center