Patient complexity

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Abstract Number: 118

DEVELOPMENT AND VALIDATION OF A NEW TOOL TO ASSESS INPATIENT COMPLEXITY: THE PATIENT COMPLEXITY ASSESSMENT (PCA) SCORE

Background: In the primary care setting, up to one third of patients are categorized as complex, while this proportion is not well known in the hospital setting. By definition, complex patients demand more effort and/or [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:18:33-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Other, Research|Comments Off on DEVELOPMENT AND VALIDATION OF A NEW TOOL TO ASSESS INPATIENT COMPLEXITY: THE PATIENT COMPLEXITY ASSESSMENT (PCA) SCORE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 118

SIMPLE PREDICTION SCORE FOR COMPLEX MEDICAL INPATIENTS

Background: Complex patients represent a challenge in the health care system, as they are frequently associated with high health care utilization, longer hospital stays, and higher costs. Nonetheless, the characteristics of the complex patients in [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:23:30-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on SIMPLE PREDICTION SCORE FOR COMPLEX MEDICAL INPATIENTS