Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin
- Variation in the risk of readmission among hospitals: the relative contribution of patient, hospital and inpatient provider characteristicsSiddhartha Singh
Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI, 53226, USA
J Gen Intern Med 29:572-8. 2014..The contribution of patient characteristics, hospital characteristics and provider type to the variation in risk of readmission among hospitals has not been determined...
- Impact of localizing general medical teams to a single nursing unitSiddhartha Singh
Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
J Hosp Med 7:551-6. 2012..Localization of general medical inpatient teams is an attractive way to improve inpatient care but has not been adequately studied...
- It's the writing on the wall: Whiteboards improve inpatient satisfaction with provider communicationSiddhartha Singh
Clinical Cancer Center, 5th Floor, Division of General Internal Medicine, Froedtert and The Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
Am J Med Qual 26:127-31. 2011..There was no secular trend, and the authors excluded a trend in overall patient satisfaction. Whiteboards could be a simple and effective tool to increase inpatient satisfaction with communication...
- Defining and measuring the effort needed for inpatient medicine workReema Lamba
Department of Internal Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
J Hosp Med 7:426-30. 2012..Current metrics for assessing physician workload are inadequate. Understanding the effort associated with work tasks could make workload assessments more robust...
- A comparison of outcomes of general medical inpatient care provided by a hospitalist-physician assistant model vs a traditional resident-based modelSiddhartha Singh
Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
J Hosp Med 6:122-30. 2011..One such model is the use of physician assistants (PAs) with hospitalists. However, these models of care have not been widely evaluated...