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In the News

For patient outcomes, higher workload and longer length of stay were significantly more likely to be associated with a patient safety indicator event. ... However, they concluded that the workload of attending physicians may have an adverse effect on
March 2016

Attending physician workload may affect teaching effectiveness, patient safety

For patient outcomes, higher workload and longer length of stay were significantly more likely to be associated with a patient safety indicator event. ... However, they concluded that the workload of attending physicians may have an adverse effect on
January 2016

Patient safety vs. physician frustration: Finding a balance for medication alerts

Q: What's next for your program—customized alerts for other patient groups, other geriatrics interventions?
November 2010

In the News

Patient safety incidents in U.S. hospitals have shown some improvement but remain a common and costly problem, an annual study reports. ... Hospital boards and CEOs can help improve patient safety efforts by publicly demonstrating “inspiring and
June 2008

Top Docs

Title: Director of quality and patient safety, division of hospital medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York City. ... We tend to focus too much on areas of conflict between departments but if we all concentrate on patient safety and
November 2014

Debates in sepsis

Known as Rory's Regulations, the rules were inspired by the 2012 death of a young patient from septic shock. ... Carome. But while he sees that as an unacceptable risk to patient safety, Dr.
January 2019

Useless charts and fresh eyes in handoffs

Last month, I was a speaker for the American Medical Student Association on their patient safety webinar. ... They are not alone. The Institute for Healthcare Improvement Open School also virally spreads patient safety training where traditional med
September 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

Documentation of medical necessity

Rapid technologic advances have changed both pathophysiologic understanding and expectations for a setting that provides effective care and sufficiently regards patient safety. ... As for coding, CMS regulations indicate that the patient is admitted when
January 2013

Last chance to nominate a Top Hospitalist

Maybe she solved a tricky throughput problem or led a safety initiative. ... skills, patient safety, improved workflow, leadership, community involvement, quality improvement, or something else.
July 2017

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