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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+00:00 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: 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+00:00 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

HM2018 Abstract Number: 18

EXPANDING VIRTUAL HOSPITALISTS TO RURAL INPATIENTS: BENEFITS AND CHALLENGES

Background: Dedicated hospitalists are associated with improvements in healthcare quality and patient outcomes, but are not feasible for small-volume critical access hospitals (CAHs). A telemedicine “virtual hospitalist” model may expand the capabilities of a CAH [...]

By | 2018-03-22T15:14:17+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Finalist Posters, Hospital Medicine 2018, Innovations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on EXPANDING VIRTUAL HOSPITALISTS TO RURAL INPATIENTS: BENEFITS AND CHALLENGES

HM2018 Abstract Number: 304

EPXHEARTFAILURE PROVIDES REMOTE MONITORING OF SYMPTOMS IN HEART FAILURE PATIENTS: A TELEMEDICINE TOOL

Background: Heart failure (HF) is a major public health concern that affects over 5 million adults in the US. HF is among the most common reasons for hospital admissions and presents a considerable cost burden [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:00:08+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Innovations, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on EPXHEARTFAILURE PROVIDES REMOTE MONITORING OF SYMPTOMS IN HEART FAILURE PATIENTS: A TELEMEDICINE TOOL