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Abstract Number: 139

LEADERSHIP TRAINING AS A UNIQUE TOOL TO PREVENT BURNOUT AMONG WOMEN PHYSICIANS

Background: Women represent half of our new physicians being added to practice, however the growth of women in leadership positions has lagged. Women physicians have higher burnout scores and higher suicide rates than male physicians. [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:19:05+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Other|Comments Off on LEADERSHIP TRAINING AS A UNIQUE TOOL TO PREVENT BURNOUT AMONG WOMEN PHYSICIANS

Abstract Number: 135

THIRTY-DAY POST-DISCHARGE MORTALITY AMONG BLACK AND WHITE SENIORS UNDER THE MEDICARE HOSPITAL READMISSION REDUCTION PROGRAM

Background: Black seniors have historically had higher readmission rates than white seniors, and hospitals that treat more black seniors have been disproportionately penalized the Medicare Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP). Consequently, the policy could exacerbate [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:18:59+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Other, Research|Comments Off on THIRTY-DAY POST-DISCHARGE MORTALITY AMONG BLACK AND WHITE SENIORS UNDER THE MEDICARE HOSPITAL READMISSION REDUCTION PROGRAM

Abstract Number: 121

RACIAL DISPARITIES IN TREATMENT OUTCOMES AMONGST PATIENTS WITH A DIAGNOSIS OF COLO RECTAL CANCER

Background: Introduction: Colorectal cancer is the 4th most common cancer in the United States. It is the second most common cause of death in the united states. Despite universal advocacy for screening colonoscopies and early [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:18:37+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Other, Research|Comments Off on RACIAL DISPARITIES IN TREATMENT OUTCOMES AMONGST PATIENTS WITH A DIAGNOSIS OF COLO RECTAL CANCER

HM2018 Abstract Number: 96

FACTORS IMPACTING TIME TO ANTIBIOTIC ADMINISTRATION IN PATIENTS WITH SEPSIS: A SINGLE-CENTER STUDY OF ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORD DATA

Background: Sepsis, which is life-threatening organ dysfunction occurring in response to systemic infection, is a frequently fatal syndrome for which early recognition and treatment are paramount. While there are some reports that female and black [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:05:12+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Other, Research|Comments Off on FACTORS IMPACTING TIME TO ANTIBIOTIC ADMINISTRATION IN PATIENTS WITH SEPSIS: A SINGLE-CENTER STUDY OF ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORD DATA