Evan S Fieldston

Summary

Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Traditional measures of hospital utilization may not accurately reflect dynamic patient demand: findings from a children's hospital
    Evan Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA
    Hosp Pediatr 2:10-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Community household income and resource utilization for common inpatient pediatric conditions
    Evan S Fieldston
    MBA, MSHP, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Blvd, CHOP North, Room 1516, Philadelphia, PA 19104
    Pediatrics 132:e1592-601. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Resource utilization for observation-status stays at children's hospitals
    Evan S Fieldston
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 131:1050-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Effects of an education and training intervention on caregiver knowledge of nonurgent pediatric complaints and on child health services utilization
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:331-6. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Pediatric integrated delivery system's experience with pandemic influenza A (H1N1)
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:635-44. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Direct observation of bed utilization in the pediatric intensive care unit
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:318-24. 2012
  7. doi request reprint A qualitative assessment of reasons for nonurgent visits to the emergency department: parent and health professional opinions
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:220-5. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Scheduled admissions and high occupancy at a children's hospital
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Hosp Med 6:81-7. 2011
  9. pmc Addressing inpatient crowding by smoothing occupancy at children's hospitals
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    J Hosp Med 6:462-8. 2011
  10. pmc Children's hospitals do not acutely respond to high occupancy
    Evan S Fieldston
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 125:974-81. 2010

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Traditional measures of hospital utilization may not accurately reflect dynamic patient demand: findings from a children's hospital
    Evan Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA
    Hosp Pediatr 2:10-8. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to determine how effectively traditional measures express demand for hospital services and to describe the dynamic nature of patient flow in children's hospitals compared with alternative measures...
  2. doi request reprint Community household income and resource utilization for common inpatient pediatric conditions
    Evan S Fieldston
    MBA, MSHP, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Blvd, CHOP North, Room 1516, Philadelphia, PA 19104
    Pediatrics 132:e1592-601. 2013
    ..Our objective was to analyze inpatient costs for children hospitalized with common conditions in relation to zip code-based median annual household income (HHI)...
  3. doi request reprint Resource utilization for observation-status stays at children's hospitals
    Evan S Fieldston
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 131:1050-8. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to describe resource utilization characteristics for patients in observation and inpatient status in a national cohort of hospitalized children in the Pediatric Health Information System...
  4. doi request reprint Effects of an education and training intervention on caregiver knowledge of nonurgent pediatric complaints and on child health services utilization
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:331-6. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to test the impact of an education and training intervention about management of common childhood illnesses on caregiver knowledge and health service use by an index child...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pediatric integrated delivery system's experience with pandemic influenza A (H1N1)
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:635-44. 2012
    ..To describe 1 pediatric integrated delivery system's experience with the influenza A (H1N1) pandemic in 2009 to illustrate the benefits of coordination, scale, scope, and flexibility in handling large volumes of patients in many locations...
  6. doi request reprint Direct observation of bed utilization in the pediatric intensive care unit
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:318-24. 2012
    ..Because the PICU is a crossroads for many patients, transfer or discharge delays can negatively impact a patient's clinical status and efficiency...
  7. doi request reprint A qualitative assessment of reasons for nonurgent visits to the emergency department: parent and health professional opinions
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:220-5. 2012
    ..The objectives of this study were to elicit and to describe guardians' and health professionals' opinions on reasons for nonurgent pediatric ED visits...
  8. doi request reprint Scheduled admissions and high occupancy at a children's hospital
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Hosp Med 6:81-7. 2011
    ..Variability from scheduling decisions may affect occupancy and be amenable to alteration...
  9. pmc Addressing inpatient crowding by smoothing occupancy at children's hospitals
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    J Hosp Med 6:462-8. 2011
    ..To quantify the difference in weekday versus weekend occupancy, and the opportunity to smooth inpatient occupancy to reduce crowding at children's hospitals...
  10. pmc Children's hospitals do not acutely respond to high occupancy
    Evan S Fieldston
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 125:974-81. 2010
    ..It is not known how children's hospitals acutely respond to high occupancy. The objective of this study was to describe the frequency, direction, and magnitude of children's hospitals' acute responses to high occupancy...
  11. doi request reprint Resource burden at children's hospitals experiencing surge volumes during the spring 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic
    Marion R Sills
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Section of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Aurora, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:158-66. 2011
    ..The objective was to describe the emergency department (ED) resource burden of the spring 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic at U.S. children's hospitals by quantifying observed-to-expected utilization...
  12. pmc Patient and hospital factors associated with induction mortality in acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Alix E Seif
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 61:846-52. 2014
    ..We sought to ascertain patient- and hospital-level factors associated with induction mortality...
  13. doi request reprint Hospital-based pandemic influenza preparedness and response: strategies to increase surge capacity
    Richard J Scarfone
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:565-72. 2011
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  14. doi request reprint Local macroeconomic trends and hospital admissions for child abuse, 2000-2009
    Joanne N Wood
    PolicyLab and General Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia 3535 Market St, Room 1517, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e358-64. 2012
    ..To examine the relationship between local macroeconomic indicators and physical abuse admission rates to pediatric hospitals over time...