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  • Centers
  • UCSF's Rebecca Smith-Bindman, MD, is the principal investigator who will work with collaborators at UC Davis, UC Irvine, UCLA, UC San Diego, UCSF and the Group Health Cooperative on a UC-funded project that aims to standardize and optimize computed tomography (CT) doses across UC medical centers so that patients receive the lowest dose of radiation possible to produce the necessary medical benefit. (ucsf.edu)
  • As academic medical centers, we also have the advantage of quickly translating these findings into higher quality, safer treatment for the most important people in health care - our patients," said Laret. (ucsf.edu)
  • This proposal aims to standardize and optimize CT doses across UC medical centers so that patients receive the lowest dose possible to produce the necessary medical benefit. (ucsf.edu)
  • 88% of patients gave positive ratings about their visit to urgent care centers. (gmrwebteam.com)
  • 6% of the Patients are Detractors - Unhappy patients who can damage the reputation of urgent care centers and impede growth through negative word of mouth. (gmrwebteam.com)
  • Check online review scores to make sure it's consistent with the average of the urgent care centers used for this survey. (gmrwebteam.com)
  • An online survey was conducted from January 2017 through June 2017 among 4,353 patients, belonging to a handful of urgent care centers in Southern California who are using the RepuGen service. (gmrwebteam.com)
  • They are loyal enthusiasts who will keep referring the urgent care centers to other patients. (gmrwebteam.com)
  • patient's
  • At the UPMC Rehabilitation Institute, we take a holistic approach to assembling a patient's core rehabilitation team. (upmc.com)
  • Each Medication Therapy Management (MTM) consultation includes a face-to-face interview with the patient, thorough documentation in the medical record, and assessment of the patient's medication-related problems. (asante.org)
  • One thing all case managers know is that when you go into a patient's room, especially if someone told you they said something to the patient, you first must confirm what the patient understands about that previous conversation. (hin.com)
  • Eitrheim, who is president-elect of the Wisconsin AFP, told AAFP News Now that the clinic also instituted a patient previsit planning process that includes ordering each patient's lab work ahead of his or her appointment. (aafp.org)
  • neonatal
  • University of Maryland Children's Hospital (UMCH) recently moved their Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) into a new 37,000 square foot space with all private rooms emphasizing family-centered care, lighting control, acoustical control, leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), among other considerations. (vocera.com)
  • 3. Indication for requesting a neonatal resuscitation team (ex. (vocera.com)
  • specialists
  • At times your condition may require specialists to see you and help with your care. (upstate.edu)
  • Our specialists have extensive training in Interventional Radiology and the team offer unrivalled excellence in this field for you and your pet. (fitzpatrickreferrals.co.uk)
  • Vocera Support is known for its responsiveness and deep technical expertise, with its team of Customer Services Specialists, Technical Support Engineers, and Technical Account Managers. (vocera.com)
  • This entry was posted on Thursday, February 1st, 2018 at 4:10 pm and is filed under Care Coordination , Care Management , Care Transitions , Case Management , Embedded Case Management , Patient Satisfaction , Specialists . (hin.com)
  • radiation
  • We have brought together world class medical and surgical oncologists with extensive experience in advanced radiation procedures, and the best nursing teams in order to gain a better understanding of animal cancer and to use that knowledge to deliver the very best treatment to animals. (fitzpatrickreferrals.co.uk)
  • Patients with cancer often have a complex array of medical needs that may require a combination of surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy. (umms.org)
  • Our treatment programs bring together experts from Surgical Oncology , Medical Oncology and Radiation Oncology to develop the most effective care plan for each patient. (umms.org)
  • During treatment, a radiation therapist positions the patient correctly on the treatment table and is responsible for accurately and safely delivering the radiation beam in the designated treatment area. (brazosportregional.org)
  • Working under the direction of the radiation oncologists and physicists, the dosimetrists detail each patient treatment plan. (brazosportregional.org)
  • medical
  • Browse UPMC doctors and medical professionals to find the care that's right for you. (upmc.com)
  • That includes teaming up last year with Allscripts to help more than 750 doctors and 39 free clinics switch to electronic medical records and creating a joint venture with UNC Health Care that is testing a new way of serving chronically ill patients. (newsobserver.com)
  • As the largest health care provider in nine counties, Asante provides comprehensive medical care to more than 600,000 people throughout southern Oregon and northern California. (asante.org)
  • Our facilities include Asante Ashland Community Hospital in Ashland, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in Medford, Asante Three Rivers Medical Center in Grants Pass, Asante Physician Partners and additional health care partnerships throughout the region. (asante.org)
  • Through these grants, the CHQI is creating opportunities for some of the brightest health care innovators to work collaboratively across UC campuses, and identify ways to deliver better health care," said Mark Laret, CEO of the UCSF Medical Center and the UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital. (ucsf.edu)
  • We also offer patients a convenient way to stay connected with loved ones during medical treatment, with personalized patient web pages. (umms.org)
  • UMMC's patient safety officer, Amber Arnold, led the Medical Center's March 8-14 observance of National Patient Safety Awareness Week. (umc.edu)
  • FALLS CHURCH, Va. -- The back of an aircraft is a challenging place to deliver medical care. (af.mil)
  • For Air Force medical crews, treating patients in the air is just part of the job. (af.mil)
  • It's dark in the back of a cargo plane during flight," said Lt. Col. (Dr.) Daniel Cox, medical director for the Air Force Medical Service En Route Medical Care Division. (af.mil)
  • Some intensive care patients require a cabin altitude restriction be placed within the aircraft to keep a patient stable in flight," said Lt. Col. (Dr.) Marie McIntee, Chief of Physical Standards and Development for the Air Force Medical Service. (af.mil)
  • Apply two models for disclosing an unexpected medical outcome: when care is reasonable or when care is unreasonable. (continuingeducation.net)
  • Every member of the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) care team is important -- even those with clerical tasks, said authors of research published in the July/August Annals of Family Medicine . (aafp.org)
  • Research based on the Department of Veterans Affairs patient-centered medical home model shows that primary care clerks contribute to quality improvement, care coordination and team function. (aafp.org)
  • As an esthetician, Cori works to educate patients about the Obagi Medical Skin Care line and Obagi Blue Radiance Chemical peel. (travisshawmd.com)
  • She hopes to continue to grow and educate herself in Dr. Shaw's office and in medical skin care. (travisshawmd.com)
  • interprofessional
  • We treat palliative patients on units throughout the facility with an interprofessional approach to their care. (hospitalnews.com)
  • The Health Centre's palliative care volunteers also received infection control education and complete interprofessional mentor/preceptor workshops. (hospitalnews.com)
  • A. The PCMH model redesigns the ways by which primary care providers engage health information, panel management and quality improvement, and in doing so, compels providers to significantly invest in the human capital of an interprofessional team. (aafp.org)
  • role
  • They play an important role in delivering patient care and in working with patients to coordinate care at home. (umms.org)
  • U.S. Air Force Capt. Arik Carlson, 10th Expeditionary Aeromedical Evacuation flight critical care air transport team (CCATT) nurse, explains the role of CCATT to Partnership Flight Symposium participants at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 17, 2018. (af.mil)
  • Because this role is so complex, it can sometimes be difficult to know how to use a PA to the best advantage of your case management team. (hcpro.com)
  • Hearing deficits can occur at any age and hearing screening plays a vital role to ensure that patients can avoid communication roadblocks and potentially have a better quality of life. (audiologyonline.com)
  • approach
  • At UC San Francisco, we encourage our students to approach health care issues with critical thinking and a spirit of inquiry. (ucsf.edu)
  • Our coordinated diagnostic and treatment approach gives patients access to all the options available for treating their disease, with the convenience of seeing all of the oncology doctors in the same visit. (umms.org)
  • Bailey's nursing team changed its approach, adding patient care technicians and nursing assistants to those performing both routine and variable rounds, with variable visits occurring more frequently. (umc.edu)
  • The approach of our length of stay reduction teams, while not exactly scripted, is concerned about consistency of message. (hin.com)
  • The ethnographic approach we used -- integrating in-person field observations with focused interviewing and analysis of Patient-Aligned Care Team documents such as training materials and team reports -- essentially opened our eyes to the kinds of care provided to primary care patients by clerks. (aafp.org)
  • Hospital's
  • When a patient hits his buzzer on University Hospital's 5 North, a staff member dedicated to answering calls for help bustles to his bedside. (umc.edu)
  • satisfaction
  • The UMGCCC nursing staff consistently receives a rating of "excellent" in patient satisfaction surveys. (umms.org)
  • Our goal is to serve the needs of our patients to their satisfaction and always respect the decisions that each person makes in regard to their hearing care. (hearlifeagain.com)
  • Authors noted that clerks are friendly faces who build relationships with patients and engender patient trust and satisfaction. (aafp.org)
  • health
  • If you roll the clock ahead five years, we are going to be wondering why we didn't do this sooner and why it wasn't already a part of health care," Hughes said. (newsobserver.com)
  • SAS, meanwhile, has been striving to boost its revenue from the health care sector, which accounted for 2 percent of its revenue in 2010 and 3 percent in 2011. (newsobserver.com)
  • As tomorrow's health and science leaders in training, UCSF students embody our passion for improving the human condition and pushing health care forward. (ucsf.edu)
  • The University of California's (UC) Center for Health Quality and Innovation (CHQI) has awarded nine grants, totaling $3.4 million, to UC faculty and staff with the goal of improving health care delivery in California. (ucsf.edu)
  • The CHQI aims to improve care while decreasing costs, key goals of health care reform. (ucsf.edu)
  • These objectives will be especially important in 2014 when millions more Californians become eligible for insurance coverage under health care reform. (ucsf.edu)
  • A doctor at St. Joseph's Health Centre connects with a palliative patient. (hospitalnews.com)
  • In some cases, the Health Centre is the last place of care for our patients diagnosed with life-threatening illnesses. (hospitalnews.com)
  • On the Health Centre's 43-bed transitional care unit, at any given time about nine patients will be palliative, explains Sandra Dickau, the Patient Care Manager for this unit. (hospitalnews.com)
  • As a Catholic hospital, the Health Centre offers religious and spiritual care 24/7 for all our patients and their loved ones. (hospitalnews.com)
  • Marion McLaughlin has been a volunteer at the Health Centre for seven years and a palliative care volunteer since 2009. (hospitalnews.com)
  • She said the Health Centre's Palliative Care Social Worker Jose San-Pedro mentors the palliative care volunteers. (hospitalnews.com)
  • Solimeo told AAFP News that her research group at the VA Midwest Health Care Network Patient-Aligned Care Team Demonstration Lab was established in 2010 to study team development and function as part of the national implementation of the VA's PCMH model of care. (aafp.org)
  • Patients' control of blood pressure improved when their care was provided by a team of health care professionals-a primary care provider supported by a pharmacist, nurse, dietitian, social worker, or community health worker-rather than by a single physician, says the Community Preventive Services Task Force following a review of 77 studies on team-based care. (apta.org)
  • Team-based care is a central pillar of the Million Hearts initiative, launched by the Department of Health and Human Services in September 2011. (apta.org)
  • help
  • At UC San Francisco, we are driven by the idea that when the best research, the best teaching and the best patient care converge, we can deliver breakthroughs that help heal the world. (ucsf.edu)
  • Now in this second phase of the ACT program, we, as a larger group of AAs are going to be able to help improve patient flow through the operating room and provide quicker access to care in areas such as obstetrics. (hospitalnews.com)
  • To help ensure its patients receive consistent messages, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) has developed a series of scripts for use by its integrated case management team. (hin.com)
  • For example, don't tell a patient they are going to have plenty of help at home. (hin.com)
  • In some cases, patients ask for help reaching out to a relative or loved one they have lost touch with and want to see before they pass on," says Elkerton. (hospitalnews.com)
  • These volunteers help palliative patients on various units throughout the hospital. (hospitalnews.com)
  • Her warm, attentive and caring personality are sure to help make your visit to the office, unlike any other doctor's office visit you have experienced in the past. (travisshawmd.com)
  • The videos and accompanying handouts can help physical therapists gain insight and inspiration as they look for ways to become involved in new models of care delivery. (apta.org)
  • assess
  • Medics have to find ways to assess the patient in this environment where you have limitations not encountered on the ground," said Cox. (af.mil)
  • If I have an intensive care patient on a ventilator and her oxygen level drops, I can't assess the patient the way I would in the hospital. (af.mil)
  • Daily, the team on this floor will talk about all the patients including anyone who is palliative to assess patients' needs. (hospitalnews.com)
  • staff
  • A. When we embarked on this research, I think we (the team) had internalized the view that the clerical staff were there largely to assist clinically trained staff who were performing the 'real' work of patient care. (aafp.org)
  • In doing so, the PCMH can leverage clerks' labor to reduce workload for clinically trained staff, as well as invest in the long-term institutional and patient knowledge that signify clerks' unique contributions to care. (aafp.org)
  • Skill in developing training materials and educating staff in the proper responses for critical care issues. (tmcaz.com)
  • She oversees all our boarding services, as well as our MAH boarding care staff. (morrisanimalhospital.com)
  • provide
  • Our entire team is ready to answer your questions, provide support and coordinate your care to make your treatment experience as smooth as possible. (umms.org)
  • needs
  • acts as a resource to direct care providers when support services are in conflict with patient care needs. (tmcaz.com)
  • Each patient benefits from the combined skills of the team, in that needs that might not be recognized in the functional system may be identified in a team environment. (slideplayer.com)
  • work
  • These individuals then work together to form an integrated patient care team focused on delivering excellent rehabilitative care . (upmc.com)
  • Research is a vitally important part of our work because it leads us to new and innovative ways to diagnose and care for our patients. (umms.org)
  • That work was supported by the VA Office of Patient Care Services. (aafp.org)
  • In the past, I'd order lab work, and then the results would come in 'who knows when,' and I'd send the patient a letter with the results. (aafp.org)
  • Patients like to talk about their lab work. (aafp.org)
  • These patients have lab work drawn within three days of their scheduled visit, and Eitrheim uses their hemoglobin A1c lipid profile -- past and present -- as a motivator for change. (aafp.org)
  • excellent
  • Cori always provides and maintains the highest standard of esthetics to include treatment and recommendations for home care, and by doing so, provides overall excellent patient care. (travisshawmd.com)
  • When she isn't at MAH taking excellent care of our patients and clients, she loves kayaking, running, Notre Dame football, traveling and spending time with her husband and their Miniature Dachshund, Pierce. (morrisanimalhospital.com)
  • Shaw
  • Ashley began her career in aesthetics here in 2011 and has been an integral part of the team at Travis Shaw MD since 2016 as not only a Skin Care Specialist, but Laser Specialist as well. (travisshawmd.com)
  • She has perfected the art of Tattoo reduction and removal with her extensive training and experience as a Laser Technician and has broadened her skin care portfolio to include SculpSure Body-Contouring Treatments, Laser Hair Removal, Pico-Facials, IPL and Assisting Dr. Travis Shaw with more complex cosmetic procedures. (travisshawmd.com)
  • provides
  • Team Telomere provides care packages for our patients, no matter where there are in their journey & no matter where they are in the world. (teamtelomere.org)
  • In addition to coordinating surgeries and diagnostic testing, she obtains insurance authorizations, educates patients on eligibility and benefits information, and provides any pre- or post-op information. (travisshawmd.com)
  • hospital
  • The cancer center is part of a large teaching hospital, which means that our patients have access to the latest, most innovative treatments available. (umms.org)
  • UMMC is one of only two hospital systems in the country awarded a 2015 Stand Up for Patient Safety Management Award from the National Patient Safety Foundation. (umc.edu)
  • Falls are classified under hospital-acquired conditions (HACs), or reasonably preventable conditions that patients didn't have upon admission, but instead occurred during their stay. (umc.edu)
  • While critical care in the air is different from the traditional hospital setting, CCATS deliver en route care that is just as effective. (af.mil)
  • For example, a patient who has a small amount of air in his chest that causes a collapsed lung is usually not much of a problem in a hospital setting," said Cox. (af.mil)
  • It is already a high stress situation when treating a critical patient in a hospital room that is well lit. (af.mil)
  • She not only takes great care of your pets in our treatment room at the hospital, she also cares for our boarding patients. (morrisanimalhospital.com)
  • enjoys
  • While she is passionate about Skin Care, Ashley also enjoys traveling and spending time on the water when not busy with her Photography Business. (travisshawmd.com)
  • conflict
  • 20 Conflict Resolution If conflict arises within the team that cannot be resolved, do not hesitate to communicate your concerns with the Charge Nurse. (slideplayer.com)
  • experience
  • Defining moments of care, and acts of kindness or compassion, that patients experience or employees observe. (asante.org)
  • She has great experience with modified barium swallow studies and treatment of the total laryngectomy patient, including fitting tracheo-esophageal voice prostheses. (wustl.edu)
  • 5% of patients rated their experience negative, whereas 7% rated their experience neutral. (gmrwebteam.com)
  • Sentiment analysis of all patients' comments about their experience suggested contentment among 90% and trust among 3% of all patients, consistent with their positive ratings. (gmrwebteam.com)
  • Care, Friendly, and Professional were the dominant words used by patients who rated their experience as positive. (gmrwebteam.com)
  • The patients were asked to select their likelihood of recommending the urgent care center based on their latest experience on a scale of 0 to 10. (gmrwebteam.com)
  • Your positive patient experience with us of the utmost importance. (southbeachop.com)
  • ensure
  • The team is made up of over 100 people who are specifically trained to care and nurture severely ill, traumatised and debilitated patients and will ensure every single patient has the best environment of support and affection in order to heal. (fitzpatrickreferrals.co.uk)
  • New York-based North Shore/LIJ Heath System is receiving the same award, in its case for developing a system-wide effort to ensure accurate patient identification. (umc.edu)
  • Knowledge of critical care techniques, tools and responses required to ensure optimal patient care. (tmcaz.com)