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Patient Improvement Scores Improve When Whiteboards Identify Goals, Concerns

Today’s Hospitalist reports on a 2011 study in the American Journal of Medical Quality by Dr. Sid Singh (Medicine – Hospitalist) and MCW colleagues in which Press Ganey patient satisfaction scores improved when dry-erase boards were installed in patient rooms.  Various parts of the board were labeled as follows: physician, goals, testing, questions, top three concerns and home (for discharge date).  Clinicians, patients and families were all encouraged to use the boards.

Today's Hospitalist, April 2014

 

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MCW In the News

CTSI funds sleep apnea research project

Aug. 19 - Guilherme Garcia, PhD, assistant professor of otolaryngology and communication sciences and a member of the Biotechnology and Bioengineering Center at MCW, received a three-year Mentored Career Development Award from the Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin (CTSI) to study the role of pharyngeal tissue properties in obstructive sleep apnea. Wauwatosa Now

Tesmer Named Regional Director of Operations for Community Clinics

Aug. 19 - Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network named Ann Tesmer regional director of operations for its community clinics. Biz Times

Injury Research Center Report Identifies Suicide as a Significant Public Health Burden

Aug. 19 - Wisconsin Public Radio cites a recently released report from MCW’s Injury Research Center that found that suicide remains a significant public health burden in Wisconsin. Wisconsin Radio Network

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