- A handoff is not a telegram: an understanding of the patient is co-constructedMichael D Cohen
School of Information, University of Michigan, 3442 North Quad, 105 South State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1285, USA
Crit Care 16:303. 2012..Here, we examine social science literature that supports a richer framing of handoff conversations, one that characterizes them as co-constructions of an understanding of the patient...
- Chart biopsy: an emerging medical practice enabled by electronic health records and its impacts on emergency department-inpatient admission handoffsBrian Hilligoss
College of Public Health, Division of Health Services Management and Policy, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:260-7. 2013..To examine how clinicians on the receiving end of admission handoffs use electronic health records (EHRs) in preparation for those handoffs and to identify the kinds of impacts such usage may have...
- The unappreciated challenges of between-unit handoffs: negotiating and coordinating across boundariesBrian Hilligoss
Division of Health Services Management and Policy, College of Public Health, Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
Ann Emerg Med 61:155-60. 2013..Implications for improvement are discussed...
- Hospital handoffs as multifunctional situated routines: implications for researchers and administratorsBrian Hilligoss
College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
Adv Health Care Manag 11:91-132. 2011..Deepening our understanding of the multifunctional, situated nature of handoff can lead to improvement efforts that not only safeguard individual patients, but also enhance the capabilities of the larger health care organization...