Division of General Internal Medicine

Division of General Internal Medicine
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Neha Natu Patel, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
co-Director of Healthcare Leadership in Quality Residency Track, University of Pennsylvania Health System
Director of Quality, Section of Hospital Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System
Director, Mobile Strategy and Applications, University of Pennsylvania Health System
Core Faculty, Center for Healthcare Improvement and Patient Safety, University of Pennsylvania Health System
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
5 Maloney, Suite 5020A
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Office: 215-847-9919
Education:
BA (Biology )
Boston University, 2002.
MD
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 2006.
Masters (Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety)
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 2013.
Post-Graduate Training
Internal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2006-2009.
Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2009.
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Selected Publications

Knox KS, Gatmaitan V, Patel NP, Myers JS : A Multidisciplinary Care Coordination and Continuity Intervention for High Utilizers on a Hospitalist Service. Poster presentation at the Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting, San Diego CA March 2016.

Patel, Neha; Siegler, James E.; Stromberg, Nathaniel; Ravitz, Neil; Hanson, William: Perfect Storm of Inpatient Communication Needs and an Innovative Solution Utilizing Smartphones and Secured Messaging Journal of Applied Clinical Informatics 7(3): 777, March 2016.

Patel, Mitesh; Patel, Neha; Small, Dylan; Rosin, Roy; Rohrbach, Jeffrey; Stromberg, Nathaniel; Hanson, C.; Asch, David : Change in Length of Stay and Readmissions Among Hospitalized Medical Patients After Inpatient Medicine Service Adoption of Mobile Secure Text Messaging. Journal of General Internal Medicine 31(8): 863, March 2016.

Mull N, Feiler A, Dutcher L, Patel N, Major-Joynes B, Dy S, Alby K, O'Donnell JA, Pegues DA, Mitchell MD, Cavella A, Umscheid CA: Development and implementation of an evidence-based pathway for the evaluation of catheter associated urinary tract infections in an academic health system. Poster presentation at the 2016 Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA. 2016. March 2016.

Patel N, Lorincz I, Stromberg N, Marandola E, Vandertuyn M, and Umscheid CA : The impact of provider identification cards on patients ability to correctly identify their attending. Poster presentation at the Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, and the University of Pennsylvania Department of Medicine Research Day, Philadelphia, PA 2015 March 2015.

James E. Siegler, Neha N. Patel, and C. Jessica Dine: Prioritizing Paperwork Over Patient Care: Why Can't We Do Both? Journal of Graduate Medical Education 7(1): 16, March 2015.

Suchita R. Shah; Teresa Valentin; Elizabeth Marandola; Matthew Van Der Tuyn; Katy Mahraj; Neha Patel: Improving Communication of the Patient Daily Care Plan. Poster Presentation at the Society of Hospital Medicine National Meeting in Las Vegas NV March 2015.

Patel N, Brennan PJ, Metlay J, Bellini L, Shannon RP, Myers JS. : Building the Pipeline: The Creation of a Residency Training Pathway for Future Physician Leaders in Health Care Quality. Academic Medicine 90(2): 185-90, Feb 2015.

Patel N, Siegler J, Stromberg N, Ravitz N, Vandertuyn M, Hanson W: Inpatient Communication: A Perfect Storm and Innovative Solution. Poster presentation at the UHC Annual Conference October 2014.

Patel N, Lorincz I, Stromberg N, Ravitz N, VanDerTuyn M, Hanson W: Enhancing Care Team Communication. Poster presentation at the 25th Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care December 2013.

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