suggesting that differences in staffing or the availability of services didn't contribute to unplanned transfers, the authors wrote.
It's short-staffing or physicians that are overworked,” said Ms. Alvarez. Dr.
These controls lend credence to the theory that care or staffing practices may simply be worse at night and on weekends, said David S. ... Liebeskind said. “If hospitals look at their staffing and care practices on weekends and off hours, they should
Leykum. The solution has been reiteration by hospital leadership about the value of the unit, and more firmness by the hospitalists staffing the unit itself. ... The change in structure may also lead to a change in staffing, according to Dr.
Another major merger between physician staffing giants TeamHealth and IPC Healthcare became final last November. ... An integrated staffing model also offers an opportunity to improve the patient experience, Dr.
The MACE unit may be a viable alternative for hospitals that are unable to set up ACE units due to barriers like costs, staffing and space needs, the authors wrote.
One conference reviewed a particular sentinel event where a root-cause analysis suggested that changes needed to be made in overnight supervision and staffing. ... With these findings in hand, the service in July bumped up its nighttime staffing from
to ask the hospital to fund extra staffing for the program, Dr. ... Amin said. “So the hospitalists need to have enough support and staffing in order to be able to do something in the comanaged role, whereas the psychiatrist may be able to
Cowen. Higher-risk patients could also be given more individualized attention. “We think it has implications on physician staffing.
Duffy. “Because our census is more fluid over the last couple of years we've had to become more fluid in our staffing models,” he said.