Abstracts from the Kaiser Permanente 2017 National Quality Conference

Abstracts from the Kaiser Permanente 2017 National Quality Conference

Abstracts from the Kaiser Permanente 2017 National Quality ConferenceHealth Achieved Through Lifestyle Transformation (HALT): The Power of Lifestyle to Reverse Chronic Disease
Rajiv Misquitta, MD, FACP; Rachel Kitazono, PsyD; Lisa Edwards, RD, MBA

 

Incorporating Life Care Planning into Specialty Care Populations
Matthew Handley, MD; Melissa Stern, MBA

 

Cultural Medicine: Speaking Up at Kaiser Permanente
Grace Balbuena; Vanessa Benavides, JD; Quristin Coleman; Kathy Gerwig; Linda Leavell, RN, PhD

 

Transforming the Health Care Response to Intimate Partner Violence
Brigid McCaw, MD, MS, MPH; Lyn Yasumura, MD; Tracy Flanagan, MD

 

Proactive Risk Assessment Using Simulation to Optimize the Institute for Healthcare Improvement Framework and Improve Safety
Georgina Ottaviano, BSN, RN-BC; Huy Huu Nguyen, BSN, RN, CHSE

 

Benchmarking Inpatient Antimicrobial Use: Is Risk-Adjustment Possible?
Kalvin C Yu, MD; Elizabeth Moisan, MS; Gunter Rieg, MD

 

Supportive Care for Complex Needs—Kaiser Permanente Care Team Management Models
Tracy Ellen Lippard, MD; Stacey Moret, MOT, OTR/L; Michelle Wong, MPH, MPP

 

Depression Care Management from Implementation to Expansion: “No More Wasted Years”
Jennifer Stamps, MBA, RN, CPHQ; Ann Wells, MD; James Hardee, MD

 

Engaging Kaiser Permanente’s Business Side in Community Health Promotion Using a Data Visualization and Hotspot Mapping Tool
Dana Barnes, MPH; Samika Ramirez, MHA; Jeffrey Reynoso, DrPH

 

Consistent, Efficient, and Effective A1C Management to Goal: Novel Approaches from Kaiser Permanente Kern County, San Diego, and Northern California
R James Dudl, MD; Todd Martin, X; Benjamin Ha, MD; Richard Dlott, MD

 

Fundamentals of Evidence-Based Care: How to Find, Evaluate, and Use Evidence in Your Quality Journey
Helen Wu, PhD; Craig Robbins, MD, MPH, FAAFP; Qiana Amos, MPH; Mary E White, MLS

 

Streamlining Screening to Treatment: The Hepatitis C Care Cascade in the Mid-Atlantic Region
Carla V Rodriguez, PhD; M Cabell Jonas, PhD; Kevin B Rubenstein, MS; Yan Sun, MS; Michael Horberg, MD; Bernadette Loftus, MD

 

Branding Urgent Care: A Journey in Shifting Acute Outpatient Care Away from the Emergency Department
David Glass, PhD; Kathy Kigerl, RN, MN; John Shohfi, MD; Michael Neri, Jr, MD

 

Prospective Calling for Spanish-Speaking Diabetic Patient Pilot to Improve Failed to Keep Appointment Rate
Lily T Nguyen, PharmD, BCPS, CDE; Erica T Chen, PharmD, BCACP, CDE; Sue Colby, RN, BSN, MPA-HSA; Meena Pai, MD; Annabelle Zabal, RN, BSN, CPC

 

Applying the Stepped Care Model to Chronic Pain Management
Heidi Clune, MD; William Gersch, PharmD; Laurence Hren, MBA

 

Optimal Starts for End-Stage Renal Disease
Philip Madvig, MD; Joanna Mroz, MPH

 

Achieving Spread and Breaking Down Silos: From Managing Tonsillectomy Pain to Reducing Pediatric Narcotic Usage
Anna H Grosz, MD; Greg Berman, MD

 

The ROUTE to Reducing Patient Harm: Preventing Hospital Acquired Pneumonia in Northern California
David Witt, MD, FIDSA; Donna Patey, RN, CNS

 

The Sacramento Medical Center Discharge Prescription Improvement Process
Jimmy Munteanu, PharmD; Linda Yee, PharmD; Dan B Dong, PharmD; Jeff Mierczynski, PharmD; Qui Nguyen, PharmD

 

Time is Brain: Redesigning Stroke Care at Kaiser Permanente Northern California
Jeffrey G Klingman, MD

 

Rome was not Built in a Day: Creating a System of Support and Structure for Unit-Based Teams to Thrive
Lisa Sperduto; Delmy Deloa; Delilah Jimenez; Kia Vue, MS; Ryan Darke, MHA, FACHE

 

Improvement is a Mindset, not a Department
Lynn M Garofalo-Wright, MD

 

Taking Total Joint Replacement Surgery and Care to the Next Level
Violeta Rabrenovich, MHA; Kate Koplan, MD

 

To Spread or Not to Spread: That is the Question …That Evaluation Can Answer
Jim Bellows, PhD; Ana Jackson, PhD; Courtnee Hamity, PhD; Margaret Wang, PhD; Lunarosa Peralta, MPH; Care Management Institute, Center for Evaluation & Analytics

 

Current State and Next Steps for Specialty Palliative Care
Wui-Leong Koh, MD; Daniel Johnson, MD, FAAHPM

 

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