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Abstract Number: 394

VARIABILITY IN EFFICIENCY IN THE ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORD: WHAT IS IT COSTING YOUR GROUP?

Background: As of 2017, 96% of non-federal acute care hospitals had an electronic health record (EHR). Hospitalists interact with the EHR for several hours each day. Many studies have suggested a direct correlation between physician [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:25:20+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Research, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on VARIABILITY IN EFFICIENCY IN THE ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORD: WHAT IS IT COSTING YOUR GROUP?

Abstract Number: 269

THE PROVIDERS DID WHAT?! WORKFLOW-DRIVEN DECISION SUPPORT OF INPATIENT QUALITY MEASURES

Background: Nebraska Medicine is dedicated to the continuous, goal-directed improvement of: 1. Central venous catheter (CVC) duration 2. Indwelling urinary catheter (IUC) duration 3. Telemetry duration 4. VTE prophylaxis 5. Non-violent restraint order renewal Clinical [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:22:20+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Quality Improvement, Research|Comments Off on THE PROVIDERS DID WHAT?! WORKFLOW-DRIVEN DECISION SUPPORT OF INPATIENT QUALITY MEASURES

Abstract Number: 34

RESUSCITATION OF A TWO-WAY TEXTING PLATFORM TO ENHANCE SAFE AND EFFICIENT COMMUNICATION USING ITERATIVE APP PILOTING,FEEDBACK AND ENHANCEMENT

Background: Joint Commission has identified “communication” as the third most frequent root cause of sentinel events.1 Alpha-numeric pagers are common for communication among healthcare professionals. Pagers are not HIPAA compliant and communication through pagers often [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:16:48+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Communication, Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations|Comments Off on RESUSCITATION OF A TWO-WAY TEXTING PLATFORM TO ENHANCE SAFE AND EFFICIENT COMMUNICATION USING ITERATIVE APP PILOTING,FEEDBACK AND ENHANCEMENT

HM2018 Abstract Number: 285

DOCUMENTATION DOUBLE PLAY: USING CONTENT AND DATA TOOLS TO MEASURE PROVIDER EFFICIENCY

Background: Electronic health record (EHR) systems are used by a majority of US hospitals. EHR use has been associated with increased task complexity, clinical data volume and provider documentation demands. Studies of multiple specialties suggest [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:03:22+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Innovations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on DOCUMENTATION DOUBLE PLAY: USING CONTENT AND DATA TOOLS TO MEASURE PROVIDER EFFICIENCY

HM2017 Abstract Number: 285

EARLY DISCHARGE FROM AN ACADEMIC HOSPITALIST SERVICE – MULTIPLE SUSTAINED INTERVENTIONS ARE NECESSARY FOR SUCCESS

Background: Earlier discharge time is an important satisfaction metric for patients, maximizes the utilization of hospital beds, and reduces waste and capacity issues in EDs /PACUs. Overall, early discharge represents high-value care and responsible stewardship [...]

By | 2018-03-15T20:51:00+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Research Abstracts, Value in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on EARLY DISCHARGE FROM AN ACADEMIC HOSPITALIST SERVICE – MULTIPLE SUSTAINED INTERVENTIONS ARE NECESSARY FOR SUCCESS