Handoff Efficiency

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Abstract Number: 46

IMPROVING PHYSICIAN HANDOFFS: PHYSICIAN PERCEPTIONS OF AN ELECTRONIC MEDICAL RECORD-EMBEDDED TOOL

Background: Physician handoffs between inpatient shifts influence safety and care quality. Handoffs are also at risk for communication failures. Poor care coordination and miscommunication cause 80% of sentinel events nationwide. The rise of the electronic [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:17:04+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Communication, Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations|Comments Off on IMPROVING PHYSICIAN HANDOFFS: PHYSICIAN PERCEPTIONS OF AN ELECTRONIC MEDICAL RECORD-EMBEDDED TOOL

HM2018 Abstract Number: 320

A MULTI-DISCIPLINARY, MULTI-PRONGED APPROACH TO IMPROVING HANDOFFS FOR MEDICINE PATIENTS ADMITTED FROM THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT

Background: The high volume of handoffs between the Emergency Department (ED) team and the inpatient team on a daily basis makes this a ripe area for care improvement. Effective, safe and organized transitions facilitate high [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:22+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Innovations, Transitions of Care, Uncategorized|Comments Off on A MULTI-DISCIPLINARY, MULTI-PRONGED APPROACH TO IMPROVING HANDOFFS FOR MEDICINE PATIENTS ADMITTED FROM THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT