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Incentivizing Palliative Care Referrals in Emergency Rooms MUSC incorporates palliative care and end-of-life goals into its culture through a one-year financial incentive to physicians for referrals of appropriate patients to palliative care. Quality & Patient Safety
Process Improvement for Submitting Hepatitis B Birth Dose Vaccine to Immunization Registry Conflicting practices causing duplication and confusion in electronic health records and the state immunization registry were reconciled by Lexington Medical Center and MUSC in different ways Quality & Patient Safety
Reducing Specimen Labeling Errors The MUSC Labor and Delivery department created a Cord Blood Collection Kit to improve the collection and labeling process Quality & Patient Safety
Bringing Just Culture into the Classroom MUSC Makes Just Culture Principles Part of its Master of Healthcare Administration Curriculum Workforce Development, Quality & Patient Safety
Advance Care Planning Outside the Hospital Walls MUSC Health Collaborates to Engage Community on End-of-Life Conversations with Family-friendly Arts Festival Population Health, Quality & Patient Safety
Advance Care Planning for Hospital Staff MUSC Health recognizes the importance of advance care planning by engaging its own staff in having their own conversations with their doctor and loved ones. Population Health, Quality & Patient Safety
Developing Residency Programs Tidelands Health's new Family Medicine Residency Program aims to increase the number of physicians in the Pee Dee Workforce Development
Protocol for Bladder Management The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) sought to reform how it manages incidents of POUR by implementing a standardized approach to post-Foley bladder management protocol for joint replacement patients. Quality & Patient Safety
Patient & Family Advisory Councils Lead to High Reliability MUSC taps into the patient and family experience to pinpoint opportunities for improvement and harm avoidance. Quality & Patient Safety