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Observation Medicine: Principles and Protocols

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Description for Observation Medicine: Principles and Protocols Hardcover. This guide to successful practices in observation medicine covers both clinical and administrative aspects for a multinational audience. Editor(s): Mace, Sharon E. Num Pages: 568 pages, 9 b/w illus. BIC Classification: MMB; MMK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 253 x 177. .
Using sample administrative and clinical protocols that any hospital can use, this book gives a detailed account of how to set up and run an observation unit and reviews all medical conditions in which observation medicine may be beneficial. In addition to clinical topics such as improving patient outcomes and avoiding readmissions, it also includes practical topics such as design, staffing, and daily operations; fiscal aspects, such as coding, billing, and reimbursement; regulatory concerns, such as aligning case management and utilization review with observation; nursing considerations; and more. The future of observation medicine, and how it can help solve the ... Read more

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Sharon E. Mace is Professor of Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Ohio; Director of the Observation Unit, Director of Research, and Director of Pediatric Education/Quality Improvement at the Emergency Services Institute, Cleveland Clinic; and a member of the Faculty of MetroHealth Medical Center/Cleveland Clinic Emergency Medicine Residency, Cleveland, Ohio.

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'This reasonably priced reference should be in all observation units. In addition to being well written, it comes with excellent illustrations, easy-to-understand algorithms, and a SWOT(strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats) analysis for making a business case for observation units. In addition, the eBook version is easy to navigate, featuring a search option and hyperlinked parts, chapters, and references ... With ... Read more

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