This year, the Brigham will bring its own medical toxicologists directly to the bedside to share their expertise and care for patients facing adverse effects from medications, drug overdoses and substance abuse issues.
The MassHealth ACO pilot is a unique opportunity to redesign care around the unique needs of BWH's most vulnerable patients, says pilot Director Rose Kakoza, MD, MPH.
"CRN Bookshelf" recaps "Human Trafficking is a Public Health Issue: A Paradigm Expansion in the United States," edited by BWH's Hanni Stoklosa, MD, MPH.
BWH Bookshelf recaps "Emergency Radiology COFFEE Case Book: Case-Oriented Fast Focused Effective Education" and "Chordomas: Technologies, Techniques and Treatment Strategies."
Every spring, BWH’s Stephanie Kayden, MD, MPH, leads a course on humanitarian disaster aid for physicians, medical residents, military personnel, aid workers and other responders.
A new initiative called Patient Progression strives to make sure that patients can be discharged when they are ready, which will free up beds more quickly for other patients.