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Abstract Number: 383

INTERACTIVE DIGITAL HEALTH TOOLS TO ENGAGE PATIENTS AND CAREGIVERS IN DISCHARGE PREPARATION: IMPLEMENTATION EXPERIENCE

Background: Sub-optimal discharge preparation during hospitalization may adversely impact safety and lead to a poor patient experience. As part of an AHRQ-funded study, we designed and developed interactive digital health tools (Figure 1) to engage [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:25:04-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Research, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on INTERACTIVE DIGITAL HEALTH TOOLS TO ENGAGE PATIENTS AND CAREGIVERS IN DISCHARGE PREPARATION: IMPLEMENTATION EXPERIENCE

Abstract Number: 210

ADDRESSING DIAGNOSTIC ERRORS PROACTIVELY USING E-TRIGGERS TO MITIGATE HARM DURING INPATIENT EPISODES OF CARE

Background: Diagnostic error in acute care represents an unresolved safety issue: error rates range from 4.8 to 49.8%. If the diagnosis is delayed or incorrect, the patient may not get correct treatment in a timely [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:20:52-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Patient Safety|Comments Off on ADDRESSING DIAGNOSTIC ERRORS PROACTIVELY USING E-TRIGGERS TO MITIGATE HARM DURING INPATIENT EPISODES OF CARE

HM2016 Abstract Number: 325

The Rockfish Pilot: A Web-Based Application to Assist Patient Transitions from Hospital to Snf

Background: The current process of transitioning to a skilled nursing facility (SNF) is non-transparent and inefficient. For patients and caregivers, the process is stressful and confusing. For the providers and the hospital, it could result [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34-05:00 February 1st, 2016|Innovations Abstracts, Transitions of Care|Comments Off on The Rockfish Pilot: A Web-Based Application to Assist Patient Transitions from Hospital to Snf