Quality of care

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Abstract Number: 219

ASSESSING DOCUMENTATION OF CLINICAL REASONING IN ADMISSION NOTES OF PHYSICIANS WORKING IN HOSPITAL MEDICINE

Background: High quality clinical documentation is essential for patient safety. Thoughtful clinical documentation transmits one’s clinical reasoning and is considered to be a professional responsibility. There are no accepted standards for assessing documentation with respect [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:21:05+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Patient Safety, Research|Comments Off on ASSESSING DOCUMENTATION OF CLINICAL REASONING IN ADMISSION NOTES OF PHYSICIANS WORKING IN HOSPITAL MEDICINE

Abstract Number: 179

NEW INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENCY PROGRAM AT A COMMUNITY HOSPITAL IMPROVES MORTALITY WITHOUT INCREASING THE COST OR LENGTH OF STAY: A 2-YEAR FOLLOW-UP

Background: Opening new residency programs in community hospitals is one strategy to address physician shortage. Previous reports have shown better mortality outcomes in university based hospitals. However, less is known about teaching community hospitals. Disrupting [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:20:01+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on NEW INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENCY PROGRAM AT A COMMUNITY HOSPITAL IMPROVES MORTALITY WITHOUT INCREASING THE COST OR LENGTH OF STAY: A 2-YEAR FOLLOW-UP