Search results for "Quality Improvement"

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Facing feeding tubes

Dr. Christmas was taken aback by how quickly a feeding tube was placed and how the woman was sent home no longer able to eat,“ which is a really important
February 2019

Medical quality: What's it all mean?

Educating to improve patient care: Integrating quality improvement into a medical school curriculum.Am J Med Qual. ... Improving patient care outcomes by teaching quality improvement to medical students in community-based practices.
July 2010

Appreciating a good signout

The researchers used an appreciative inquiry approach in their quality improvement project, meaning they found people who were doing signouts well and interviewed them. ... and investment in the quality improvement process from the very beginning,” she
October 2012

Letter from the Editor

This issue contains articles on optimizing geriatric care, publishing a quality improvement project and preventing catheter-associated infections, among others. ... For some hospitalists, publishing the results of a quality improvement project seems like
February 2011

Suggest a colleague as a Top Hospitalist

We're looking for hospitalists who made notable contributions to the field in 2011, whether through exceptional clinical skills, improved work flow, patient safety, cost savings, leadership, mentorship or quality improvement.
June 2011

Beyond the M&M

In addition to identifying errors that directly contributed to deaths, the reviews provide a rationale for prioritizing quality improvement efforts, said Dr. ... Quality improvement should be the principal goal of a mortality review system, several
September 2016

Graduate programs focus on health care quality, safety

Mayer.“ While others have featured quality and quality improvement, we've focused a little heavier on safety and risk reduction strategies as they figure in the quality of health care ... bring a mix of perspectives to the quality table.“ They think
May 2010

Hospitalist-led initiative reduces ambulance diversion, improves ED throughput

Where: Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore. The issue: Reducing ambulance diversion hours and emergency department (ED) throughput time by implementing a hospitalist-led quality improvement initiative.
March 2009

Improving the patient experience by focusing on spiritual care

Hospitalists can identify needs, collaborate with chaplains.
June 2016

Speed of sepsis care, early feeding for mild pancreatitis, and more

Overall, however, adherence was better than in comparable quality improvement programs for stroke treatment in New York, they noted. ... to population health.“ The investigators have robustly taken implementation science to the next level, thus showing
November 2017

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