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High inpatient occupancy levels associated with lower risk of hospital-acquired C. diff

difficile infection],” they said, noting variations in staffing, policies, practices, and procedures during different stages of occupancy.
July 2018

ICU telemedicine improved mortality and length of stay

The authors also drew attention to the finding that physician staffing models were not predictive of outcomes, concluding “it is not the on-site presence of an intensivist that drives better
March 2014

Little's Law and you

Let's start in the ED, where capacity, scheduling, staffing, and flow issues are universal and throughput times are a core quality metric. ... if staffing ratio metrics are adjusted to account for this shorter length of stay.
May 2016

Prep for periop

You have to think about your local environment. Do you have the staffing and familiarity and experience so that the PCA will work?” Dr.
January 2013

Journal watch: recent studies of note

Our study suggests that a hospital workweek of Monday through Friday is not optimal for the care of patients with acute myocardial infarction,” the authors said, adding that better staffing or
May 2007

Intensive transition intervention failed to reduce readmissions of high-risk patients

Health systems implementing bridging interventions may need to increase navigator staffing or expand navigator reach with virtual technology,” the authors said.
August 2018

Letter from the Editor

In our cover story, we look at the possible reasons for these findings as well as possible solutions, including staffing changes and collaborative care, that could help minimize the differences.
June 2008

Hospitalists outside the hospital

Physician staffing changed in the spring of 2010, with a primary care physician assuming coverage a half day each week because there weren't enough hospitalists to staff the clinic.
December 2011

A mix of the suspected and the surprising at annual stroke meeting

Researchers in both studies adjusted for age, race, gender and other factors, which means the disparity could be due to worse staffing and care practices on weekends/off hours—a theory
May 2008

Periop anticoagulation in afib, patient-to-intensivist ratios, and more

Researchers used data from a national case-mix program as well as data from staffing surveys to perform a retrospective cohort analysis of patients 16 years of age and older who ... However, they concluded that based on their findings and the fact that
May 2017

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