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Hospitalist Malpractice Case Characteristics
By Jock Hoffman, CRICO

Ensuring that hospitalists are given the tools, systems, and training needed to optimize their communication and coordination will be critical as their numbers, responsibilities, and risk exposure continue to grow.

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Top Ways EHR Use is Contributing to Clinician Burnout, Hospitalist Research Podcast, 2021 Candello Annual Benchmarking Report, and More
By Alison Anderson, Missy Padoll, Wallinda Hutson, CRICO

Insights November 2021. Top Ways EHR Use is Contributing to Clinician Burnout, Hospitalist Research Podcast, 2021 Candello Annual Benchmarking Report, and More

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Woman’s Stroke Progressed in ED without Intervention
By Tom A. Augello, CRICO

The patient needed to be evaluated by a stroke team and a neurologist promptly to decide whether any treatment was indicated or possible. Triage should be the same whether the ER was empty or overcapacity.

 

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I’ll Take Some Cranberries and a Helping of Family History, Please
By Jock Hoffman, CRICO

Thanksgiving is also National Family History Day, so encourage patients to capture information that may be vital to their own lives: a relative’s recent medical diagnosis.

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Hospitalists Face Worsening Malpractice Climate
By Tom A. Augello, CRICO

Dr. Adam Schaffer is a hospitalist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston and was the lead author of a study on the topic, which was published in the Journal of Hospital Medicine in June 2021. Dr. Schaffer is also Senior Clinical Analytics Specialist at CRICO. He joins us now to talk about this research.

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5 Ways to Strengthen Your Notes for Breast Care Management, Risk Assessment Podcast, Consequences of Copy and Paste Documentation Case Study, and More
By Alison Anderson, Missy Padoll, Wallinda Hutson, CRICO

Insights October 2021. 5 Ways to Strengthen Your Notes for Breast Care Management, Risk Assessment Podcast, Consequences of Copy and Paste Documentation Case Study, and More

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Diagnostic Errors Are Everyone's Problem
By Jock Hoffman, CRICO

Missed diagnosis occur across all services.

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Harvard Hospitals Turn to Trusted Friend to Find Vulnerabilities
By Tom A. Augello, CRICO

Understanding its own risks and patient care vulnerabilities is vital to a health organization, but gaining that understanding is hard. Hospital leaders in the Harvard system are enthusiastic about outside risk assessments from CRICO, because the recommendations that come out are tangible, with no punitive component.

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5 Ways to Strengthen Discharge Instructions to Avoid Harm, Sepsis Podcast, Case Study, and More
By Alison Anderson, Missy Padoll, Wallinda Hutson, CRICO

Insights September 2021. 5 Ways to Strengthen Discharge Instructions to Avoid Harm and Med Mal Risks, Sepsis Podcast, Missed Opportunities Case Study, and More

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An Increasing MPL Cohort
By Jock Hoffman, CRICO

Of 71,339 MPL cases closed from 2010–2019, patients age 70 and above account for 13%.

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