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Abstract Number: 333

REDUCING INAPPROPRIATE TELEMETRY USE – A MULTIMODAL INTERVENTION

Background: Overuse of non-ICU continuous cardiac (telemetry) monitoring is a well-documented problem that leads to increased hospital cost, alarm fatigue, nursing time loss, and patient discomfort. It is often ordered for detection of clinical deterioration [...]

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