We can access hospital data banks from our office, but this is cumbersome and burns up time. ... On the day I wrote this post, I participated in a direct conversation with the treating physician at the hospital bedside which vexed me.
I hope that in the not too distant future the world of frontline medicine, IT, and hospital administration, can all get together to solve this problem. ... I gave a presentation last year in Boston titled: “Healthcare IT: what the frontline of hospital
If I need to take a Medicare patient to the operating room from the ER, will the hospital not get paid?
The number of hospitals with more than 50 beds that has a palliative care team increased from 658 (24.5%) to 1,635 (65.7%), a 148.5% increas...
Current activities in patient care and teaching: Adult hospital medicine, 85%; teaching 15%. ... Service in organizations other than ACP: Association of Chiefs and Leaders in General Internal Medicine Executive Council, 2009-2010; American Board of
Optimizing inpatient geriatric care is a common priority for physicians, according to a speaker at the Society of Hospital Medicine's 2016 meeting, held in San Diego in March. ... Leipzig MD, PhD, FACP, put the task more explicitly, titling her Hospital
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O’Leary, associate chief of hospital medicine at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine. ... As of March, the intervention had been expanded to all seven internal medicine units at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
What the HAC? The University of Wisconsin (UW) Hospital is an excellent institution with a stellar infection prevention program. ... The chances that a small, rural, for-profit, non-teaching hospital in the south with very few poor patients will get the