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Effect of Resident Work Load on Electronic Health Record Documentation

Background: Patient record form one of the most important part of clinical care as the primary source for patient information for primary team, consultants, nurses and other paramedic staff and help in providing a higher [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:55:15+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Research, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on Effect of Resident Work Load on Electronic Health Record Documentation

IMPROVING COMMUNICATION WITH COMMUNITY PEDIATRICIANS

Background: In hospital-based medicine, maintaining an open line of communication between inpatient teams and community pediatricians serves as an essential component of providing comprehensive patient care and ensuring continuity at time of discharge. At St. [...]

By | 2019-03-18T13:17:00+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Communication, Finalist Posters - Innovations, Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations|Comments Off on IMPROVING COMMUNICATION WITH COMMUNITY PEDIATRICIANS

MENTEES BECOMING MENTORS: RESIDENT MENTORSHIP FOR THE INTERNAL MEDICINE CORE CLERKSHIP STUDENT

Background: Emerging evidence demonstrates that medical mentorship programs are beneficial in creating the ideal learning environment, in career guidance, and mentee wellness. The majority of current studies on medical mentorship are focused on relationships between [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:17:30+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Education, Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations|Comments Off on MENTEES BECOMING MENTORS: RESIDENT MENTORSHIP FOR THE INTERNAL MEDICINE CORE CLERKSHIP STUDENT

PICKING OF PICCS

Background: The University of Colorado Hospital (UCH) fails to meet the National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) benchmarks for central line utilization rates and central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI). Peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs) are central [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:58:14+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Innovations, Quality Improvement|Comments Off on PICKING OF PICCS

SAVE THEM THE POKE: REDUCING VENIPUNCTURES IN ADULT HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS

Background: Obtaining blood work through venipuncture is an important part of the diagnosis and management of hospitalized patients. Through formal and informal patient complaints, we found that patients admitted to the University of Colorado Hospital [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:58:30+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Innovations, Quality Improvement|Comments Off on SAVE THEM THE POKE: REDUCING VENIPUNCTURES IN ADULT HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS

THE POCUS SUPERVISION SAFETY GAP: ATTENDING PHYSICIAN KNOWLEDGE IN POINT-OF-CARE ULTRASOUND LAGS BEHIND THAT OF INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENTS

Background: Point-of-Care-Ultrasound (POCUS) is increasingly recognized as a useful diagnostic tool in hospital medicine. US-based resident physicians are increasingly trained in the use of POCUS, but education and training for hospitalist attendings may lag behind [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:17:17+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Education, Hospital Medicine 2019, Research|Comments Off on THE POCUS SUPERVISION SAFETY GAP: ATTENDING PHYSICIAN KNOWLEDGE IN POINT-OF-CARE ULTRASOUND LAGS BEHIND THAT OF INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENTS

USING OBJECTIVE STRUCTURED TEACHING EXERCISES TO PREPARE RESIDENTS FOR TEACHING ON THE WARDS

Background: Although residency programs strive to train residents in effective teaching, few tools to provide direct observation and feedback exist. In our prior work, we developed and validated observed structured teaching exercises (OSTEs) for pediatric [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:17:49+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Education, Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations|Comments Off on USING OBJECTIVE STRUCTURED TEACHING EXERCISES TO PREPARE RESIDENTS FOR TEACHING ON THE WARDS