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Abstract Number: 393

DEPLOYMENT OF SEPSIS WATCH, A DEEP LEARNING SEPSIS DETECTION AND TREATMENT PLATFORM

Background: Sepsis is one of the top causes of inpatient mortality and rapid detection presents numerous challenges. In March, 2016, an interdisciplinary team consisting of top clinicians, data scientists and machine learning experts at a [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:25:18+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on DEPLOYMENT OF SEPSIS WATCH, A DEEP LEARNING SEPSIS DETECTION AND TREATMENT PLATFORM

Abstract Number: 355

IMPROVING DISCHARGE TIME AND DECREASING LENGTHS OF STAY: PILOT STUDY OF AN EMR-EMBEDDED, PHYSICIAN-DESIGNED SOLUTION FOR CROSS-DISCIPLINARY CLINICAL COMMUNICATION

Background: The EMR does not provide readily available information that conveys an at-a-glance understanding of discharge progress for a given patient. Healthcare workers have different workflows and need to manage the information in different ways, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:24:25+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Quality Improvement|Comments Off on IMPROVING DISCHARGE TIME AND DECREASING LENGTHS OF STAY: PILOT STUDY OF AN EMR-EMBEDDED, PHYSICIAN-DESIGNED SOLUTION FOR CROSS-DISCIPLINARY CLINICAL COMMUNICATION

Abstract Number: 210

ADDRESSING DIAGNOSTIC ERRORS PROACTIVELY USING E-TRIGGERS TO MITIGATE HARM DURING INPATIENT EPISODES OF CARE

Background: Diagnostic error in acute care represents an unresolved safety issue: error rates range from 4.8 to 49.8%. If the diagnosis is delayed or incorrect, the patient may not get correct treatment in a timely [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:20:52+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Patient Safety|Comments Off on ADDRESSING DIAGNOSTIC ERRORS PROACTIVELY USING E-TRIGGERS TO MITIGATE HARM DURING INPATIENT EPISODES OF CARE

Abstract Number: 188

CHARACTERIZING SEPSIS ENCOUNTERS ACROSS COMMUNITY AND QUARTERNARY HOSPITALS WITHIN ACADEMIC HEALTH SYSTEM

Background: Sepsis is a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in hospitalized patients . Early and appropriate therapy has been shown to improve outcomes, making early diagnosis and intervention critical . However, recognition and treatment [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:20:15+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on CHARACTERIZING SEPSIS ENCOUNTERS ACROSS COMMUNITY AND QUARTERNARY HOSPITALS WITHIN ACADEMIC HEALTH SYSTEM

HM2018 Abstract Number: 292

Point of Care Ultrasound Improves Shared Diagnostic Understanding Between Patients and Providers

Background: Point of care ultrasound (POCUS) has become an integral part of the physical examination and a valuable diagnostic tool. POCUS is unique among medical technologies in that it requires physical co-location of the provider [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:35+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Research, Technology in Hospital Medicine, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Point of Care Ultrasound Improves Shared Diagnostic Understanding Between Patients and Providers

HM2018 Abstract Number: 303

#JHMCHAT: A TWITTER-BASED JOURNAL CLUB TO IMPROVE RESEARCH DISSEMINATION AND ENGAGEMENT AMONG HOSPITALISTS

Background: Physicians are increasingly using the social media outlet, Twitter, as a medium to connect and engage. Specifically, Twitter-based journal clubs have created a space for clinicians, educators and researchers to disseminate and discuss recent [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:16:35+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Research, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on #JHMCHAT: A TWITTER-BASED JOURNAL CLUB TO IMPROVE RESEARCH DISSEMINATION AND ENGAGEMENT AMONG HOSPITALISTS