News & Views: Best of Brooklyn Special Edition

News & Views: Best of Brooklyn Special Edition
  • Treating a Silent Epidemic of Traumatic Brain Injuries
  • A Medical Record That Saves Lives
  • “We Can’t Just Fix a Little Bit and Walk Away.”
  • Five Things You Need to Know about Hospitalists
  • Vanishing Wait Times at the Cobble Hill Emergency Department

 

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In This Issue

  • Treating a Silent Epidemic of Traumatic Brain Injuries
    As traffic accidents and strokes make Brooklyn a leader in traumatic brain injuries, NYU Lutheran expands its resources for acute neurological emergencies.
  • A Medical Record That Saves Lives
    Now that NYU Lutheran is integrated into NYU Langone’s electronic health record system, patients and caregivers find that its benefits range from time-saving to life-saving.
  • “We Can’t Just Fix a Little Bit and Walk Away.”
    “We want to be the best hospital in Brooklyn,” proclaims Bret J. Rudy, MD, NYU Lutheran’s executive hospital director, “but we also have to be one of the best hospitals in the country.”
  • Five Things You Need to Know about Hospitalists
    Whether you’ve never heard of hospitalists or don’t know much about them, here are five things you need to know about these physicians who care exclusively for NYU Lutheran’s inpatients.
  • Vanishing Wait Times at the Cobble Hill Emergency Department
    An emergency department where 90 percent of its 20,000 annual patients are evaluated within 10 minutes? There’s only one like it—and it’s in Brooklyn.