Susan Nicole Hastings, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Professor in Population Health Sciences
Senior Fellow in the Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development
Campus mail Duke Box 3003, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 286-4033
Email address susan.hastings@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Geriatrics, Medicine, Duke University, 2003 - 2006
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Stanford University, 1998 - 2001
  • M.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1998

Publications

Hastings, S. N., H. E. Whitson, J. Purser, R. J. Sloane, and K. S. Johnson. “Variability in Adverse Outcomes According to Emergency Department Discharge Diagnosis.” In Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 57:S71–S71. WILEY-BLACKWELL, 2009.

Scholars@Duke

Hastings, S Nicole, Jama L. Purser, Kimberly S. Johnson, Richard J. Sloane, and Heather E. Whitson. “Frailty predicts some but not all adverse outcomes in older adults discharged from the emergency department..” J Am Geriatr Soc 56, no. 9 (September 2008): 1651–57. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-5415.2008.01840.x.

PMID
18691282
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Hastings, S Nicole, Eugene Z. Oddone, Gerda Fillenbaum, Richard J. Sloane, and Kenneth E. Schmader. “Frequency and predictors of adverse health outcomes in older Medicare beneficiaries discharged from the emergency department..” Med Care 46, no. 8 (August 2008): 771–77. https://doi.org/10.1097/MLR.0b013e3181791a2d.

PMID
18665056
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Whitson, Heather E., S Nicole Hastings, Deborah A. Lekan, Richard Sloane, Heidi K. White, and Eleanor S. McConnell. “A quality improvement program to enhance after-hours telephone communication between nurses and physicians in a long-term care facility..” J Am Geriatr Soc 56, no. 6 (June 2008): 1080–86. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-5415.2008.01714.x.

PMID
18410318
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Hastings, S Nicole, Kenneth E. Schmader, Richard J. Sloane, Morris Weinberger, Carl F. Pieper, Kenneth C. Goldberg, and Eugene Z. Oddone. “Quality of pharmacotherapy and outcomes for older veterans discharged from the emergency department..” J Am Geriatr Soc 56, no. 5 (May 2008): 875–80. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-5415.2008.01648.x.

PMID
18341519
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Hastings, S Nicole, Linda K. George, Gerda G. Fillenbaum, Robert S. Park, Bruce M. Burchett, and Kenneth E. Schmader. “Does lack of social support lead to more ED visits for older adults?.” Am J Emerg Med 26, no. 4 (May 2008): 454–61. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2007.07.005.

PMID
18410815
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Hastings, S. N., J. Purser, K. S. Johnson, R. J. Sloane, and H. E. Whitson. “A frailty index predicts some but not all subsequent health service use in older adults discharged from the emergency department.” In Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 56:S168–S168. BLACKWELL PUBLISHING, 2008.

Scholars@Duke

Hastings, S Nicole, Heather E. Whitson, Heidi K. White, Richard Sloane, Heather MacDonald, Deborah A. Lekan, and Eleanor S. McConnell. “After-hours calls from long-term care facilities in a geriatric medicine training program..” J Am Geriatr Soc 55, no. 12 (December 2007): 1989–94. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-5415.2007.01472.x.

PMID
18081673
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Hastings, S Nicole, Kenneth E. Schmader, Richard J. Sloane, Morris Weinberger, Kenneth C. Goldberg, and Eugene Z. Oddone. “Adverse health outcomes after discharge from the emergency department--incidence and risk factors in a veteran population..” J Gen Intern Med 22, no. 11 (November 2007): 1527–31. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11606-007-0343-9.

PMID
17828432
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Hastings, S Nicole, Richard J. Sloane, Kenneth C. Goldberg, Eugene Z. Oddone, and Kenneth E. Schmader. “The quality of pharmacotherapy in older veterans discharged from the emergency department or urgent care clinic..” J Am Geriatr Soc 55, no. 9 (September 2007): 1339–48. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-5415.2007.01303.x.

PMID
17767675
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