In 2006, BHCS
entered into collaboration with Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University in Pennsylvania to conduct a QI demonstration project that provided training in rapid-cycle QI techniques to select Pennsylvania community hospitals.
Based on the guiding principles of the Best Care Committee, ABC Baylor, and identified BHCS
needs, this article aims to emphasize the evidence link between hospital-based core measures and safety goals as they relate to patient outcomes.
The primary outcome of interest was readmission to any of the seven BHCS
hospitals within 30 days of discharge of the patient's first admission to a BHCS
acute care hospital inpatient medical or surgical service during the study period.
Robert Mayberry, BHCS
Institute for Healthcare Research and Improvement, mobile:+1-214-435-9598 , email: RoberMay@Baylorhealth.
Likewise, the technological innovations of clinical transformation will provide growth opportunities at BHCS
By shortening the cycle times previously required to have each of the eight hospitals review these contracts, BHCS
is able to execute volume discounts sooner.
The Smerge Family Foundation recently presented the BHCS
Foundation with a $150,000 gift toward the creation of a patient component of the bone and soft tissue web portal (BST Web).
is also a participating member of the Voluntary Hospitals of America (VHA) group.
RAINER KHETAN, MD Department of Internal Medicine, Baylor University Medical Center, and Division of Clinical Informatics, Department of Clinical Transformation, BHCS
Three aspects of technical readiness were considered in making these assignments: the connectivity of the clinic with the main BHCS
network, the network infrastructure within the clinic, and the existing equipment within the clinic.
has a coherent and unusual relationship between its scientific research center and its entire clinical enterprise, and that makes it a terrific partner for us.
David Ballard on some BHCS
projects during my first few years at BUMC.