Division of General Internal Medicine

Division of General Internal Medicine
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Neha Natu Patel, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Director of Healthcare Leadership in Quality Residency Track, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Office of Chief Medical Officer
Director of Quality, Section of Hospital Medicine, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Director, Mobile Strategy and Applications, 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
BA (Biology )
Boston University, 2002.
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.
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2009.
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Selected Publications

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.

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

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. Epub ahead of print, October 2014.

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

Neha Patel and Anjala Tess: Patient Safety Tools: Root Cause Analysis and Failure Mode Effects Analysis. Society of Hospital Medicine's Hospital Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Medical Knowledge Modules February 2012.

Patel N, Marcotte L, Whitman I, Bellini L, Brennan P, Metlay J, Shannon R, Myers J: Total Immersion: Creation of a Quality and Safety Track for Residents. Association of American Medical Colleges Integrating Quality Meeting in Chicago, IL June 2011.

Lorincz I, Patel N, Schmidt S, Boczar B, Savitz J, Ahya V, Myers J: An Intervention to Improve Medication Reconciliation: Discharge Time-out. Society of Hospital Medicine National Meeting in Grapevine, TX May 2010.

Patel N, Gallop B, Fuchs B: Are Point of Care (POC) Measurements of Blood Glucose Obtained by Finger Stick (FS) from ICU Patients Accurate? American Thoracic Society International Conference in San Francisco, CA June 2007.

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