Patient Engagement

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Abstract Number: 431

USING EVIDENCE-BASED PROCESSES TO IMPROVE DELIVERY OF CARE FOR PATIENTS WITH SICKLE CELL DISEASE PRESENTING WITH VASO-OCCLUSIVE EPISODES

Background: A vaso-occlusive episode (VOE) is a common complication of sickle cell disease (SCD). The most common presentation of VOE is pain that, if undertreated, can lead to life-threatening complications. Nearly all persons with SCD [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:26:15-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Translating Research into Practice|Comments Off on USING EVIDENCE-BASED PROCESSES TO IMPROVE DELIVERY OF CARE FOR PATIENTS WITH SICKLE CELL DISEASE PRESENTING WITH VASO-OCCLUSIVE EPISODES

Abstract Number: 383

INTERACTIVE DIGITAL HEALTH TOOLS TO ENGAGE PATIENTS AND CAREGIVERS IN DISCHARGE PREPARATION: IMPLEMENTATION EXPERIENCE

Background: Sub-optimal discharge preparation during hospitalization may adversely impact safety and lead to a poor patient experience. As part of an AHRQ-funded study, we designed and developed interactive digital health tools (Figure 1) to engage [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:25:04-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Research, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on INTERACTIVE DIGITAL HEALTH TOOLS TO ENGAGE PATIENTS AND CAREGIVERS IN DISCHARGE PREPARATION: IMPLEMENTATION EXPERIENCE

Abstract Number: 160

PATIENT STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT IN RESEARCH: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW TO DESCRIBE FOUNDATIONAL PRINCIPLES AND BEST PRACTICE ACTIVITIES

Background: Health research is rapidly evolving to include patient stakeholders (patients, families and caregivers) as active members of research teams. The proliferation of published frameworks describing the conceptual foundations underlying this engagement, and strategies detailing [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:19:32-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on PATIENT STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT IN RESEARCH: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW TO DESCRIBE FOUNDATIONAL PRINCIPLES AND BEST PRACTICE ACTIVITIES

Abstract Number: 143

DEVELOPING AND OPERATIONALIZING A HOSPITAL MEDICINE SPECIFIC PATIENT & FAMILY ADVISORY COUNCIL (PFAC)

Background: Patient & Family Advisory Councils (PFACs) are groups of patients and caregivers who share their overall experiences of care and perspectives on specific topics with hospital leaders at regular meetings. PFACs provide a crucial [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:19:10-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Other|Comments Off on DEVELOPING AND OPERATIONALIZING A HOSPITAL MEDICINE SPECIFIC PATIENT & FAMILY ADVISORY COUNCIL (PFAC)

Abstract Number: 125

THE I-HOPE STUDY: IMPROVING HOSPITAL OUTCOMES THROUGH PATIENT ENGAGEMENT

Background: Issues with the quality and safety of hospital care have been well-documented, and serve as the basis for improvement strategies and research. However, what is less understood are the perspectives of patients, families, caregivers, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:18:42-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Other, Research|Comments Off on THE I-HOPE STUDY: IMPROVING HOSPITAL OUTCOMES THROUGH PATIENT ENGAGEMENT

HM2016 Abstract Number: 299

Finding Meaning in Meaningful Use: Implementing a Patient Portal in an Urban Safety Net Academic Hospital

Background: Driven by meaningful use (MU) incentives, many safety net systems have adopted patient portals, which offer patients online access to their health information. Portal use correlates with increased engagement and better health outcomes, but [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34-05:00 February 1st, 2016|Innovations Abstracts, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on Finding Meaning in Meaningful Use: Implementing a Patient Portal in an Urban Safety Net Academic Hospital

HM2016 Abstract Number: 248

Evaluation of Decisional Conflict As a Marker of Patient Engagement in Outpatient Health Care Resources

Background: In shared decision making models, decisional conflict is a measure of uncertainty and readiness and comfort level in making a decision. The literature examining decisional conflict is currently relatively immature. The act of a [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34-05:00 February 1st, 2016|Quality Improvement, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on Evaluation of Decisional Conflict As a Marker of Patient Engagement in Outpatient Health Care Resources