Inter-Hospital Transfer

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A RETROSPECTIVE REVIEW OF MORTALITY CASES AFTER INTER-HOSPITAL TRANSFER

Background: Advancement of patient care can necessitate inter-hospital transfers to another facility. The inter-hospital transferring process can pose inherent risks to the patient due to the transition of care, as well as increase overall cost [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:25:26+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Research, Transitions of Care|Comments Off on A RETROSPECTIVE REVIEW OF MORTALITY CASES AFTER INTER-HOSPITAL TRANSFER

IMPACT OF INTER-HOSPITAL TRANSFER ON PATIENT OUTCOMES: A NATIONAL EVALUATION

Background: The transfer of patients between hospitals (interhospital transfer, IHT), exposes patients to risks of discontinuity of care. In this study, we aim to better understand which patients may (or may not) benefit from IHT [...]

By | 2018-03-29T15:35:05+00:00 March 29th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Top 15 Research and Innovation Oral Abstracts|Comments Off on IMPACT OF INTER-HOSPITAL TRANSFER ON PATIENT OUTCOMES: A NATIONAL EVALUATION

Is the Grass Really Greener? Impact of Inter-Hospital Transfer on the Outcomes of Super-Utilizers

Background:  A small population of patients disproportionately consume an increasing share of medical resources.  These super-utilizers often have complex medical and psychosocial conditions that require carefully coordinated, individualized care.  As this population drives unplanned readmissions, [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Outcomes Research, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on Is the Grass Really Greener? Impact of Inter-Hospital Transfer on the Outcomes of Super-Utilizers

PREDICTORS OF OUTCOMES AMONG PATIENTS UNDERGOING INTER-HOSPITAL TRANSFER (IHT)

Background: Inter-hospital transfer (IHT, the transfer of patients between hospitals) exposes patients to risks of discontinuity of care. To identify aspects of the transfer process that increase risk, we examined the impact of select transfer [...]

By | 2018-03-22T15:45:08+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Finalist Posters, Hospital Medicine 2018, Research, Transitions of Care|Comments Off on PREDICTORS OF OUTCOMES AMONG PATIENTS UNDERGOING INTER-HOSPITAL TRANSFER (IHT)