Earlier this year, two new pathologists joined the hospital. Dr. Fanni Ratzon comes to us after finishing an oncologic surgical pathology fellowship and a cytopathology fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. She completed her residency in anatomic and clinical pathology in Lenox Hill Hospital and was a family physician in Israel for many years […]
Beginning December 15, do-not-resuscitate (DNR) orders will move from paper to electronic versions in Epic. A tipsheet is available for providers on how to review and place DNR orders. Download tipsheet.
The alcohol withdrawal order set went live last month in Epic. To access the order set, search using any of the following terms in the orders tab: Alcohol Withdrawal CIWA Chlordiazepoxide or Librium Lorazepam or Ativan The order set requires providers to select a treatment regimen based on the CIWA score at the time of […]
We are excited to introduce a new stroke imaging platform that went live at Englewood on Monday, December 6. The platform—called RapidAI—combines advanced imaging and workflow improvements to help physicians make timely decisions regarding stroke treatment. By using advanced artificial intelligence (AI), we can provide better, quicker care to patients and determine who would benefit […]
The Hemoglobin Electrophoresis test can no longer be performed in-house due to a manufacturing issue. Such tests are now sent out to our reference laboratory with an expected turn-around time of 3-5 business days. This change will not have any impact on the ordering format, but results may appear differently. If you have any questions, […]