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Improving appropriateness of treatment/interventional services

Improving appropriateness of treatment/interventional services

Home 2018-2019 Abstracts Improving appropriateness of treatment/interventional services

Decreasing blood utilization and improving transfusion-guideline compliance at a community hospital

From the 2019 HVPAA National Conference Dr. Andrew W Hwang (Riverside Community Hospital/UC Riverside), Dr. Karla Olmedo (Riverside Community Hospital/UC Riverside), Dr. Michael Whitmore (Riverside...

Serum ammonia testing in cirrhotic patients: An overused test with potential...

From the 2019 HVPAA National Conference Dr. Matthew Schroeder (University of Texas Southwestern), Dr. Rohit Nathani (University of Texas Southwestern), Dr. Deepak Agrawal (University of...

Reducing Chest Pain Hospital Admissions

From the 2019 HVPAA National Conference Dr. Shyam Odeti (Ballad Hospital) Background In United States, Chest pain (CP) accounts for 6% of all ED visits and 18%...

Do we really need pre transfusion medications?

From the 2019 HVPAA National Conference Dr. Shilpa Rampey Venkata Naga (Rutgers NJMS), Dr. Toby Terrwilliger (Rutgers NJMS), Dr. Jennifer Krajewski (Hackensack Meridian) Background Transfusion of blood...

Ending Endoscopy Delay: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Reduce Inpatient Endoscopy Delays

From the 2019 HVPAA National Conference Dr. Cameron Locke (University of California - San Francisco), Dr. Molly Kantor (University of California - San Francisco), Dr....

Stemming the Tide: The Opioid Addiction Epidemic

From the 2019 HVPAA National Conference Dr. Rohan Singh (Long Island Community Hospital), Dr. Wehbeh Wehbeh (Long Island Community Hospital), Ms. Maryann Demeo (Long Island...

Opioid Prescribing in the Orthopedic Rehab Population at Bridgepoint.

From the 2019 HVPAA National Conference Dr. Betty Chiu (University of Toronto, Sinai Health Systems), Dr. Christine Soong (University of Toronto, Sinai Health Systems), Dr....

Improving Value with EMR Integrated Pathways Standardizing Evidence Based Practice

From the 2019 HVPAA National Conference Dr. Susan Peterson (The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine), Dr. Mustapha Saheed (The Johns Hopkins University School of...

Implementing a High Value Care Program in a Large Community Health...

From the 2019 HVPAA National Conference Dr. Michael McKenna (McLaren Health Care), Ms. Chandan Gupte (McLaren Health Care), Ms. Danette Hayman (McLaren Health Care), Dr....

Patterns of Laxative Prophylaxis for Opioid-Induced Constipation in Veterans with Lung...

From the 2019 HVPAA National Conference Dr. Arjun Gupta (Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins University), Dr. Hui Yang (Texas Tech), Dr. Deepak...