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DEVELOPMENT OF A HEALTHCARE IMPROVEMENT PORTFOLIO FOR PROMOTION ACROSS HEALTH PROFESSIONS

Background: Healthcare systems need formal processes for recognizing achievements in healthcare improvement to support promotion. To aid in the recognition of faculty members’ contributions to healthcare improvement, institutions have begun to use portfolios to document [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:23:10+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Quality Improvement|Comments Off on DEVELOPMENT OF A HEALTHCARE IMPROVEMENT PORTFOLIO FOR PROMOTION ACROSS HEALTH PROFESSIONS

Driving Down Readmissions: Evaluation of an Inter-Professional Program to Reduce Readmissions After Copd

Background: Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (AECOPD) is the third leading cause of readmissions and is now included in the Medicare Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP). Our institution developed an inter-professional program aimed [...]

By | 2016-03-04T15:13:02+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Oral Presentations, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on Driving Down Readmissions: Evaluation of an Inter-Professional Program to Reduce Readmissions After Copd

THE EFFECT OF AN IMPACT COLLABORATIVE CARE MODEL ON LENGTH OF STAY AND THE PATIENT EXPERIENCES

Background: Interprofessional rounds have the potential to improve patient safety, quality, and experience.  Although increasingly implemented, significant variation in rounding practice patterns exist and few data are available to evaluate impact on patients’ experiences. We [...]

By | 2017-04-26T03:03:25+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Quality Improvement, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on THE EFFECT OF AN IMPACT COLLABORATIVE CARE MODEL ON LENGTH OF STAY AND THE PATIENT EXPERIENCES

THE QUITS TEAM: IMPACT OF A CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST LED TOBACCO CESSATION INTERVENTION AT A LARGE VA HOSPITAL

Background: Tobacco use remains the leading cause of preventable morbidity and mortality in the United States. Hospitalization is known to be an opportune time to initiate cessation interventions, and interventions with sustained postdischarge contact may [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:26:18+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Research, Translating Research into Practice|Comments Off on THE QUITS TEAM: IMPACT OF A CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST LED TOBACCO CESSATION INTERVENTION AT A LARGE VA HOSPITAL