New Year, New Handoffs

Hello again from the VA! Previously, inpatient medicine teams were responsible for manually updating Word document handoffs which led to inaccuracies and redundant work. This year, we have introduced the Shift Handoff Tool, a handoff program embedded into CPRS. It has many advantages including auto-populating information such as patient name, last 4, room number, code […]

“All About VA PSQI”

Hi from the VA! As part of my role as the Chief Resident in Quality and Safety (CRQS), I help to oversee the patient safety and quality improvement (PSQI) rotation at the John Cochran VA. All categorical interns rotate through this two-week rotation. Due to the need for social distancing, much of the rotation is […]