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University Hospital Clinics
301 University Blvd., 5th Floor
Galveston, TX 77555
Phone: 409.772.2222

Victory Lakes Multispecialty Center and
Stark Diabetes Clinic

2660 Gulf Freeway South
League City, TX 77573
Phone: 832.505.2150

DaVita Mainland Dialysis
2600 Gulf Fwy
La Marque, TX 77568
Phone: 409.938.7719

DaVita Island Dialysis
5920 Broadway St.
Galveston, TX 77551
Phone: 409.740.1109

Nephrology – Administrative Office
301 University Blvd., 4.200 JSA
Galveston, TX 77555-0562
Phone: 409.772.1811
Fax: 409.772.5451

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.

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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.

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