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Challenges for building capacity of the clinical informatics subspecialty

combining information with their medical expertise to improve quality and safety while lowering the cost of health care. ... References. Cassel, C. and Reuben, D. (2011). Specialization, subspecialization, and subsubspecialization in internal medicine.
October 2020

It's time to establish order amid this hospital medicine chaos

Moreover, it’s also dangerous for patients. At a time of increased focus on quality and safety, the hospital medicine doctor needs to work in an environment that affords time for ... His other clinical interests include quality improvement, hospital
October 2020

How to start an NP/PA program

It may free up some of the physician's time to use in some committee work, [quality improvement] work, and other activities,” she said. ... Performance measurement options include quality and safety metrics, length of stay, readmissions, and patient
May 2019

Orange is the new nudge

No one is forced to eat more fruit and potato chips aren't banned, but more fruit gets eaten. ... Michael B. Edmond, MD, FACP, is a hospital epidemiologist in Iowa City, IA, with a focus on improving the quality and safety of health care, and sees
October 2020

CAUTI SCHMAUTI! (part 3)

a new paper in Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology adds fuel to my fire. ... Michael B. Edmond, MD, FACP, is a hospital epidemiologist in Iowa City, IA, with a focus on improving the quality and safety of health care, and sees patients in the
October 2020

Back to health care reform

to get back to the mess swirling around the latest effort to “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act. ... The net result has been well documented. Health care in America is characterized by huge disparities in access to care, major failures of
October 2020

How I as a doctor chose my doctor

I went to the University's website and scanned the list of general internists. ... Michael B. Edmond, MD, FACP, is a hospital epidemiologist in Iowa City, IA, with a focus on improving the quality and safety of health care, and sees patients in the
October 2020

Moving the face shield strategy to the community

I ordered some from them and received them in less than 24 hours.). ... Michael B. Edmond, MD, FACP, is a hospital epidemiologist in Iowa City, IA, with a focus on improving the quality and safety of health care, and sees patients in the inpatient
October 2020

Unique state of payments as Maryland uses uniform prices

Q: What are the quality metrics? A: In the previous waiver, there were no quality metrics, not that we weren't paying attention to quality and safety, but they weren't ... a fixed budget or a fixed spending target unless physicians and hospitals are
April 2014

The delusion continues

And I suspect that IDSA will continue to pretend that all is well while the dumpster fire burns away. ... Michael B. Edmond, MD, FACP, is a hospital epidemiologist in Iowa City, IA, with a focus on improving the quality and safety of health care, and
October 2020

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