Susan Nicole Hastings, MD

Professor of Medicine
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 - Chapel Hill, 1998

Publications

Hastings, S Nicole, Carolyn Horney, Lawrence R. Landerman, Linda L. Sanders, Michael B. Hocker, and Kenneth E. Schmader. “Exploring patterns of health service use in older emergency department patients.” Acad Emerg Med 17, no. 10 (October 2010): 1086–92. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1553-2712.2010.00870.x.

PMID
21040110
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Scott, V., M. Heflin, C. C. Hendrix, S. O. Pinheiro, and S. N. Hastings. “PROBLEMS IN TRANSITIONS OF CARE: A COURSE SESSION EXEMPLAR.” Gerontologist 49 (October 1, 2009): 522–23.

Scholars@Duke

Hastings, S Nicole, Heather E. Whitson, Jama L. Purser, Richard J. Sloane, and Kimberly S. Johnson. “Emergency department discharge diagnosis and adverse health outcomes in older adults.” J Am Geriatr Soc 57, no. 10 (October 2009): 1856–61. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-5415.2009.02434.x.

PMID
19694872
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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. N., A. Barrett, M. Hocker, E. Z. Oddone, M. Weinberger, and K. E. Schmader. “Older Patients' Understanding of Emergency Department Discharge Information and its Relationship with Adverse Outcomes.” 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.

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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.

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18341519
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