We obtained daily SFGH
ED census data from Pulse-check, the SFGH
ED's electronic health record.
is plagued by overcrowding, which many claim is due to bed shortage.
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.
Because each department/division has defined space on the SFGH
campus, people from the same department/division generally have offices in the same location.
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.
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.
One of the benefits of attending such a conference in San Francisco was the opportunity to meet with members of the clinical laboratory, counseling, biosafety, and infection control staffs of UCSF and SFGH
in open houses and informal meetings.
Volberding left Levys lab to take the clinical job at SFGH
(now Zuckerberg San Francisco General), not realizing that he was leaving a retrovirus laboratory to work in the middle of a retroviral epidemic.
In my work as a psych liaison nurse on the trauma unit at SFGH
, it shocked and saddened me that so many of our patients had histories of untreated childhood trauma,” said panelist Laurie Barkin.