Telehealth

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Abstract Number: 384

IMPLEMENTATION OF A TELEHOSPITALIST PROGRAM AT TERTIARY CARE CENTER: UTILIZATION AND PATIENT EXPERIENCE

Background: Telemedicine allows for remote patient evaluation and treatment. Traditionally this model has been applied to rural medical centers with physician shortages. Implementation of a telehospitalist program at well-staffed tertiary care centers may streamline services [...]

By | 2019-03-18T11:08:23-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on IMPLEMENTATION OF A TELEHOSPITALIST PROGRAM AT TERTIARY CARE CENTER: UTILIZATION AND PATIENT EXPERIENCE

Abstract Number: 379

USING INPATIENT TELEHEALTH TO PROVIDE CONTINUITY OF CARE FOR THE HOSPITALIZED PATIENT: THE REMOTE ONCOLOGY/PALLIATIVE CARE VIDEO ENCOUNTER PROGRAM

Background: When a patient with cancer or terminal illness is hospitalized, they may benefit from the input of their outpatient, primary oncologist or palliative care provider to inform key decisions. As most oncologists’ and ambulatory [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:24:59-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on USING INPATIENT TELEHEALTH TO PROVIDE CONTINUITY OF CARE FOR THE HOSPITALIZED PATIENT: THE REMOTE ONCOLOGY/PALLIATIVE CARE VIDEO ENCOUNTER PROGRAM

Abstract Number: 13

THE FEASIBILITY AND ACCEPTABILITY OF VIDEO VISITS FOR HOME-LIMITED ADULTS, A PILOT PROGRAM

Background: Geriatric and palliative care patients who have been discharged from hospital and are home-limited face challenges in effectively accessing ongoing healthcare and clinical follow-up after being discharged, leaving them at risk for unnecessary re-hospitalization. [...]

By | 2019-03-18T13:27:24-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Finalist Posters - Innovations, Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Quality Improvement|Comments Off on THE FEASIBILITY AND ACCEPTABILITY OF VIDEO VISITS FOR HOME-LIMITED ADULTS, A PILOT PROGRAM