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DESCRIBING VARIABILITY OF INPATIENT CONSULTATION PRACTICES ON GENERAL MEDICINE SERVICES: PATIENT, ADMISSION, AND PHYSICIAN-LEVEL FACTORS

Background: Appropriate use of consultation can improve mortality and decrease cost of care. However, inappropriate consultation may carry risks to patients. Little is known about the variability of inpatient consultation. We aim to describe patient-, [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:03:19+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Research, Value in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on DESCRIBING VARIABILITY OF INPATIENT CONSULTATION PRACTICES ON GENERAL MEDICINE SERVICES: PATIENT, ADMISSION, AND PHYSICIAN-LEVEL FACTORS

IMPACT OF CARDIOLOGIST CONSULTATION ON READMISSIONS FOR GENERAL MEDICINE PATIENTS WITH SECONDARY DIAGNOSIS OF HEART FAILURE

Background: Involvement of a cardiologist in the care of hospitalized patients with a primary diagnosis of heart failure (HF) has been shown to improve outcomes and may affect their readmission rates. However, less is known [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:19:23+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on IMPACT OF CARDIOLOGIST CONSULTATION ON READMISSIONS FOR GENERAL MEDICINE PATIENTS WITH SECONDARY DIAGNOSIS OF HEART FAILURE

THANK YOU FOR THIS INTERESTING CONSULT: TEACHING AND ASSESSING INCOMING INTERNS ON CONSULTATION COMMUNICATION VIA ONLINE MODULE AND CONSULTATION OSCE

Background: Communication is recognized by the LCME and ACGME as an essential competency with significant patient safety implications; the Joint Commission cites communication errors as a major cause of sentinel events. Consultation is a near-universal method [...]

By | 2017-04-20T17:03:07+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Education, Innovations Abstracts|Comments Off on THANK YOU FOR THIS INTERESTING CONSULT: TEACHING AND ASSESSING INCOMING INTERNS ON CONSULTATION COMMUNICATION VIA ONLINE MODULE AND CONSULTATION OSCE