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Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine Symposium

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm   Journal Club
(see attached article)
  Victor Cardenas, MD
Professor
Division of Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

 
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm   Case Conference   Ravikanth Papani, MD
PCCM Fellow
Division of Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
 
Location: Location: 5.140 John Sealy Annex (PCCSM Conference Room)




JOHN W. MIDDLETON LECTURESHIP:

"Lung Transplantation Through the Looking Glass: A 30 Year View"
Thursday, May 21, 2015

Location: 5.140 John Sealy Annex (PCCSM Conference Room)
Time: 8:00 am - 9:00 am

Allan R Glanville MBBS, MD, FRACP


**** Breakfast Provided ****

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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