Implementation of the EPIC Electronic Medical Record/Physician Order-Entry System (Fellow PROJECT) (JKL Healthcare System)

Implementation of the EPIC Electronic Medical Record/Physician Order-Entry System (Fellow PROJECT) (JKL Healthcare System)

ORGANIZATIONAL INFORMATION JKL Healthcare System is a not-for-profit organization that operates three acute care hospitals with five off-site ambulatory locations, a research institute, a 450-employee physician group with 50 local physician offices, and a home care services company. In addition, JKL is affiliated with a top-rated university medical school in the area. Its three acute […]

Raymond's Paragraph System: An Alternative Format for the Organization of Gross Pathology Reports and Its Implementation in an Academic Teaching Hospital (Report)

Raymond’s Paragraph System: An Alternative Format for the Organization of Gross Pathology Reports and Its Implementation in an Academic Teaching Hospital (Report)

In July 2005, A. Kevin Raymond, MD, was a guest speaker at the orientation of the new pathology residents at The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Tex. The topic of the lecture was “The Paragraph System,” a gross pathology dictation system that he had developed and successfully used at his own institution, the M. D. Anderson Cancer […]

Training Specific Treatment Techniques: The Next Step in Implementation of Ebp?(Health Care Forum)

Training Specific Treatment Techniques: The Next Step in Implementation of Ebp?(Health Care Forum)

The field of medical speech-language pathology is moving toward an evidence-based practice (EBP) approach to clinical decision making. This movement spawned the development of practice guidelines and systematic reviews designed to improve clinician access to the literature and reduce the time spent repeatedly searching, appraising, and modifying management routines (Sackett, Richardson, Rosenberg, & Haynes, 2000). […]