Search results for "Quality Improvement"

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Digital tools help patients find their way

While initially developed as navigation aids, the apps have a variety of other potential uses, including equipment tracking and quality improvement. ... The apps also have potential uses for quality improvement based on the information they collect, said
May 2017

Defeating C. diff

Even among patients who survive but have multiple recurrences, the infection can severely erode quality of life, as evidenced by willingness to consider a fecal transplant, said Richard Nathan, DO, an ... As an informatics team, we wanted to use data to
July 2017

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

Too much of a good thing?

Smith-Bindman. Patient desire for imaging often results from a misunderstanding of the quantity/quality equation, according to Dr. ... But they do [have standards] for mammography, so there is a precedent of their getting involved in quality improvement
December 2010

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

Is it observation or inpatient?

2. Bring in consultants. Effective lines of communication are the basis of the solution developed by FMQAI, a Florida-based health care quality improvement company. ... Although its efforts have since gone nationwide, FMQAI first got involved in
November 2009

Welcome to ACP Hospitalist

ACP Hospitalist will feature articles on topics like hospital safety, best practices, workflow, and quality of care. ... In upcoming issues, we'll be turning our attention to quality improvement by looking back at the Institute for Healthcare
January 2007

Deadline for Top Hospitalist nominations coming up

skills, patient safety, improved workflow, leadership, community involvement, quality improvement, or other areas.
July 2018

Program for advanced recovery after surgery associated with shorter stays, better outcomes

The investigators have robustly taken implementation science to the next level, thus showing that thoughtfully planned quality-improvement endeavors that are integrated with robust research evaluation measures can positively affect our
May 2017

Cardiac arrest

Emergency medical services systems that perform prehospital intubation should provide a program of ongoing quality improvement to minimize complications and track overall SGA and ETT placement success rates.
November 2019

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