Grand Rounds 6/3/2011: Chief Resident Jon Bae on readmissions

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Medicine Grand Rounds this Fri., June 3 at 8am in Duke Hospital room 2002 will feature a presentation by Jonathan Bae, MD, one of the Medicine chief residents, Spending Quality Time with Readmissions.

Dr. Bae will provide background on the use of hospital readmissions as a measure of quality of patient care, describe difficulties with defining readmissions, discuss challenges for using readmissions as a measure of quality and propose a new framework for conceptualizing readmissions as a quality metric.

Grand Rounds videos are archived on the Department of Medicine intranet. Check the archives for larger versions of the video if you’re having trouble seeing the slides in the embedded video above