Ahmed Morsy, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine
Ahmed Morsy, MD
Division of General Internal Medicine
University of Texas Medical Branch
301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-0566
|Degree/Training Completed||Year||Name & Location|
|M.D.||2002||Alexandria University School of Medicine|
|Residency||2007||Alexandria University Hospital & Clinics|
|U.S. Residency||2012||Internal Medicine at University of Iowa-Des Moines|
Dr. Ahmed Morsy is a board certified Physician and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine. He received his M.D. degree from The Alexandria University School of Medicine, Alexandria Egypt with honors and completed his U.S. residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Iowa-Des Moines.
During his residency he was team leader of the Quality Improvement Project and member of the curriculum committee for the residency program.
Dr. Morsy special interest is Diabetes and Metabolism, resident /intern teaching and In-Patient Medicine Consult Services.
He is currently working as a hospitalist which not only allows him time to focus on acute patient issues but works closely with the medical students and residents to help educate many of our future doctors and specialist.
The department of internal medicine is developing evidence based clinical protocols which will be available in EPIC (as order sets) for use when admitting patients with these diagnoses. Their AIM is to standardize care and decrease length of stay and readmission rates.Currently available protocols are:
- CAP - Community Acquired Pneumonia Order set
- Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
- Diabetic Ketoacidosis Adult, ICU
- General Medicine Admission
- Immunodeficiency Flow Panel
- MICU/CCU Admission Order Set
- Oral Analgesic Medications
- Parenteral Opioids
- Sepsis, Adult ICU
- 111 - Stroke Alert
- 112 - Stroke Activation
- 300086 - Stroke Floor Admission
- 3000000001 - Stroke Critical care without tPA
- 300088 Stroke - Transfer from Critical care to floor
- 3004002 - Stroke Discharge
All protocols can be found in the EPIC order set section.
The department of Internal Medicine has a large role in the Meaningful Use Initiative. Our participation is key for the success of the initiative. Please visit the meaningful use website for important communication and updates from the Meaningful Use Initiative.