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Daniel Thimann MD
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 
Jacksonville Florida

> On Feb 25, 2018, at 5:24 PM, Mick C <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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> Anyone track data or aware of such on referral from urgent care to the ED
> in pediatrics and the need for the appropriateness of these referrals?
> I am aware literature around telephone triage and ED to ED but haven't been
> able to find any studies on urgent care or retail clinic referral ..
> 
> I have seen 3 referrals in my first hour today and none needed additional
> resources of an ED.
> 
> Just curious.
> 
> Thanks
> 
> Mick Connors MD
> 
> 
> On Fri, Feb 23, 2018 at 12:00 AM, PED-EM-L automatic digest system <
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>> There are 2 messages totaling 74 lines in this issue.
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>> Topics of the day:
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>>  1. Second venipuncture for reducing blood culture contamination?
>>  2. Queens, New York - Full-time PEM Position
>> 
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>> Date:    Thu, 22 Feb 2018 00:10:01 -0500
>> From:    Mathew George <[log in to unmask]>
>> Subject: Second venipuncture for reducing blood culture contamination?
>> 
>> there has been an increasing number of blood culture contamination from our
>> PED recently.
>> 
>> All the peds EDs I work, we obtain the blood culture when the IV cath is
>> inserted.
>> 
>> How many of you use a second venipuncture for obtaining blood culture,
>> particularly in infants 2 months and less
>> 
>> Thanks
>> 
>> Mathew
>> 
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>> Date:    Thu, 22 Feb 2018 14:24:24 -0500
>> From:    Horton Lee <[log in to unmask]>
>> Subject: Queens, New York - Full-time PEM Position
>> 
>> Pediatric Emergency Medicine Opportunity at Elmhurst Hospital Center,
>> Queens NY.
>> 
>> We are a major teaching affiliate of Icahn School Of Medicine at Mount
>> Sinai, looking to add to our PED family.
>> Applicants should be board certified/eligible in Pediatric Emergency
>> Medicine.
>> 
>> Located in the heart of Queens, New York, our staff commutes from all NYC
>> boroughs, Westchester and Long Island. The division of Pediatric Emergency
>> Medicine is made up of both PEM and pediatric physicians. This academic
>> teaching hospital is also staffed with pediatric residents from both Mount
>> Sinai and Elmhurst Hospital. The PED has on average 45,000 visits annually
>> with double attending coverage 24/7.
>> 
>> Elmhurst Hospital Center is also part of NYC Hospital and Health
>> Corporation and boasts a state of the art simulation center which recently
>> opened in 2015.
>> 
>> There are ample opportunities to further your professional/academic career
>> with regards to teaching, simulation, research, and clinical practices.
>> 
>> For more information, I  would be happy to discuss over the phone or via
>> email.
>> 
>> Please send CV/Cover letter via e-mail:
>> 
>> Horton J. Lee, MD, FAAP
>> Assistant Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
>> Elmhurst Hospital, NYC Health + Hospitals
>> Assistant Professor
>> Ichan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
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>> (718)-334-3380
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