We obtained demographic and health services encounter data (ED visits, hospital admissions, and PCP visits) from the SF Health Plan's internal reporting system (PEAK), which is based on claims data in their data warehouse on the 65,980 members who are contracted to receive hospital care at SFGH
. We identified all claims related to ED visits using procedure codes and combined all claims related to a single ED visit using the member SF Health Plan identification number, provider (as listed on a facility claim) and the date of service.
Grace a l'analyse empirique systematique, l'hypothese que la surpopulation peut se resoudre en augmentant le nombre de lits a ete teste a l'Hopital General de San Fernando (SFGH
).En utilisant deux decennies de rapports sur l'utilisation de l'hopital, il a ete constate que, meme lorsque les hospitalisations medicales ont diminue de 45 a 26 par jour, et le nombre de lits medicaux a augmente a plus de 210, la surpopulation a persiste.
The study involved HIV-positive adults who made at least one primary care visit to the SFGH
HIV clinic from January 2001 to November 2011 and who were not taking antiretrovirals (Or at least 90 days at their first clinic visit.
(2) Department of Medicine, Endocrinology, UCSF School of Medicine, SFGH
Building 30,1001 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
was chosen because it serves about half of the population (650 000) in a high prevalence area and has a single urological team.
"You would also prevent 240,000 cases of diabetes per year," said Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, PhD, MD, MAS, an associate professor of medicine and of epidemiology and biostatistics at UCSF and acting director of the Center for Vulnerable Populations at SFGH
From January 2007 through February 2008, we enrolled 126 SFGH
As the referral site for 12 health centers within the SFGH
network, we link to about 500 referring physicians.
inpatient and emergency department (ED) discharge and billing records for fiscal years (FYs) 1996-97 through 1999-2000 were searched for patients aged 15-74 years with primary diagnoses of abscess and/or cellulitis of the trunk, buttocks, or extremities (International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision [ICD-9)]) codes 682.2-682.7 and 682.9).
Conference Focus: The key achievements and features of the Care Transitions Task Force, including the following: how the care transitions dashboard was used to engage leadership and front line clinical staff to drive care transition improvements; the standardized approach to care transitions used across the hospital for all patient discharges; roles of primary care practices and a post-discharge bridge clinic in the care transition process; how SFGH
meets the unique challenges of transitioning homeless patients, heart failure patients, and high-utilizers; and stratification criteria for telephonic versus home visit patient follow-up.
In one study at San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH
), PCR was used to test 273 health care workers who had been found negative for HIV antibody six months to three years after a documented exposure to HIV-infected blood or body fluid.