Join us at HAS 17 – September 12-14, 2017 in Salt Lake City



Wednesday, September 7
2:55 pm - 3:55 pm

13 - An 85% prediction model? Advances in Sepsis Prediction at Johns Hopkins (Case Study)

Nishi Rawat, MD

Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Nishi Rawat is a physician and healthcare services researcher, double-board certified in Critical Care and Emergency Medicine and faculty at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Her research is focused on improving quality of health care and reducing costs with an emphasis on the application of information technology to evaluate performance, minimize waste and eliminate redundancies. She is an NIH-sponsored Principal Investigator to apply sensor technology to improve provider compliance with evidence-based interventions, and has been awarded several grants to commercialize emerging technologies. She is also a key co-investigator for a national quality improvement collaborative to improve care for mechanically ventilated patients, funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Nishi has won several awards at national research meetings for her research, and a leadership award from Johns Hopkins for her quality improvement activities.