Published Online: August 27, 2012. doi:10.1001/archinternmed.2012.4293
Author Contributions:Study concept and design: Neeman, Quinn, Soni, Mourad, and Sehgal. Acquisition of data: Neeman, Quinn, Mourad, and Sehgal. Analysis and interpretation of data: Neeman, Quinn, Soni, and Sehgal. Drafting of the manuscript: Neeman, Quinn, Mourad, and Sehgal. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Quinn, Soni, Mourad, and Sehgal. Statistical analysis: Neeman. Administrative, technical, and material support: Neeman, Quinn, Soni, Mourad, and Sehgal. Study supervision: Neeman, Mourad, and Sehgal.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.
Previous Presentations: An abstract of the manuscript was presented at the following meetings: The Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting; April 2, 2012; San Diego, California; and The Association of American Medical Colleges–Integrating Quality Annual Meeting; June 7, 2012; Chicago, Illinois.
Additional Contributions: We acknowledge Sumant Ranji, MD, and Maria Novelero, MA, MPA, for their invaluable contributions in helping guide our interventions and data collection strategies.