Daniel A Handel

Summary

Affiliation: Oregon Health and Science University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Impact of an expeditor on emergency department patient throughput
    Daniel A Handel
    Oregon Health and Science University
    West J Emerg Med 12:198-203. 2011
  2. doi Fixed-wing medical transport crashes: characteristics associated with fatal outcomes
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Air Med J 30:149-52. 2011
  3. doi The use of scripting at triage and its impact on elopements
    Daniel A Handel
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:495-500. 2010
  4. doi Variations in crowding and ambulance diversion in nine emergency departments
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:941-6. 2011
  5. doi Using information technology to improve the quality and safety of emergency care
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:e45-51. 2011
  6. doi The financial impact of ambulance diversion on inpatient hospital revenues and profits
    Daniel A Handel
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:29-33. 2009
  7. ncbi How much does emergency department use affect the cost of Medicaid programs?
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 51:614-21, 621.e1. 2008
  8. doi Interventions to improve the timeliness of emergency care
    Daniel Handel
    Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:1295-302. 2011
  9. ncbi Executive summary: the Institute of Medicine report and the future of academic emergency medicine: the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine and Association of Academic Chairs in Emergency Medicine Panel: Association of American Medical Colleges annual
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:261-7. 2007
  10. ncbi Outpatient follow-up in today's health care environment
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 49:288-92. 2007

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc Impact of an expeditor on emergency department patient throughput
    Daniel A Handel
    Oregon Health and Science University
    West J Emerg Med 12:198-203. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to measure how the use of an expeditor affected these throughput metrics...
  2. doi Fixed-wing medical transport crashes: characteristics associated with fatal outcomes
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Air Med J 30:149-52. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to look at fatality rates in fixed-wing aeromedical transport and compare them with general aviation and helicopter aeromedical flights...
  3. doi The use of scripting at triage and its impact on elopements
    Daniel A Handel
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:495-500. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to measure the effect of scripting language at triage on the likelihood of elopements, controlling for patient volume and other potential confounding variables...
  4. doi Variations in crowding and ambulance diversion in nine emergency departments
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:941-6. 2011
    ..The primary study aim was to examine the variations in crowding when an emergency department (ED) initiates ambulance diversion...
  5. doi Using information technology to improve the quality and safety of emergency care
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:e45-51. 2011
    ....
  6. doi The financial impact of ambulance diversion on inpatient hospital revenues and profits
    Daniel A Handel
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:29-33. 2009
    ..The objective was to study the association between ambulance diversion and weekly inpatient hospital revenues and profits...
  7. ncbi How much does emergency department use affect the cost of Medicaid programs?
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 51:614-21, 621.e1. 2008
    ..We seek to quantify the absolute and percentage of total Medicaid expenditures associated with outpatient ED visits...
  8. doi Interventions to improve the timeliness of emergency care
    Daniel Handel
    Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:1295-302. 2011
    ....
  9. ncbi Executive summary: the Institute of Medicine report and the future of academic emergency medicine: the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine and Association of Academic Chairs in Emergency Medicine Panel: Association of American Medical Colleges annual
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:261-7. 2007
    ..The report recommendations and other related recommendations brought forward during the panel discussions should be addressed through innovative programs and policy development at the regional and federal levels...
  10. ncbi Outpatient follow-up in today's health care environment
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 49:288-92. 2007
  11. pmc The use of sleep aids among Emergency Medicine residents: a web based survey
    Daniel A Handel
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:136. 2006
    ..Recent studies have highlighted medical errors due to resident sleep deprivation. We hypothesized residents routinely use pharmacologic sleep aids to manage their sleep deprivation and reduce sleepiness...
  12. doi Emergency department throughput, crowding, and financial outcomes for hospitals
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:840-7. 2010
    ....
  13. doi Predictors of patient length of stay in 9 emergency departments
    Jennifer L Wiler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1860-4. 2012
    ..Prolonged emergency department (ED) length of stay (LOS) is linked to adverse outcomes, decreased patient satisfaction, and ED crowding. This multicenter study identified factors associated with increased LOS...
  14. doi Rural Emergency Medicine: patient volume and training opportunities
    Jeff Reames
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mercy Health Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
    J Emerg Med 37:172-6. 2009
    ..Some within academic Emergency Medicine question whether rural hospital EDs can provide adequate patient volume for training an Emergency Medicine (EM) resident...
  15. doi The impact of an ED-only full-capacity protocol
    Taketo Watase
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1329-35. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the impact of an emergency department (ED)-only full-capacity protocol and diversion, controlling for patient volumes and other potential confounding factors...
  16. doi Emergency department patient volume and troponin laboratory turnaround time
    Ula Hwang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:501-7. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to determine how ED patient volume itself is associated with laboratory TAT...
  17. doi The future of emergency medicine: an evolutionary perspective
    David P Sklar
    Graduate Medical Education, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Acad Med 85:490-5. 2010
    ..The reduction or elimination of boarding will enhance education and research within EDs and will contribute to an efficient system of high-quality EM services...
  18. ncbi Improving rural access to emergency physicians
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:562-5. 2007
    ..The authors discuss these potential solutions to help guide policy makers seeking to enhance rural emergency care delivery through a stronger emergency medicine workforce...
  19. doi Important historical efforts at emergency department categorization in the United States and implications for regionalization
    Abhishek Mehrotra
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:e154-60. 2010
    ..An understanding of the history of hospital and ED categorization could better inform current efforts to develop categorization schemes and processes...
  20. doi Implementing electronic health records in the emergency department
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Emerg Med 38:257-63. 2010
    ..Unfortunately, scant literature exists addressing the implementation of EHRs in this setting...
  21. ncbi Prehospital cardiac arrest in a paramedic first-responder system using the Utstein style
    Daniel A Handel
    The Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0769, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:398-404. 2005
    ..To describe the characteristics of patients found to have cardiac arrest and to evaluate the characteristics predictive of survival after cardiac arrest in a paramedic first-responder model...