TABLE 1

Participating Hospitals and Areas of Project Focus

SiteTarget Patient Population
Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, OHPatients with sickle cell disease readmitted within 30 d for acute chest pain or pain crisis
Children’s Hospital Colorado, Aurora, COPatients with asthma and seizure managed by hospitalists
Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health, Indianapolis, INUnit-based patients on 7W managed by hospitalists, complex care patients on 8E
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CAMedical/surgical unit, cystic fibrosis admissions and cardiovascular acute unit
New York–Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital, New York, NYNICU and oncology–bone marrow transplant
Children’s Hospital & Medical Center, Omaha, NENonchronic patients on medical/surgical unit
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, PAPatients scheduled for discharge on medical and surgical unit
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PAAll patients scheduled for discharge
Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego, San Diego, CAPatients with asthma on medical unit, appendectomy on surgical unit, cardiac surgery in critical care unit, all patients on hematology/oncology, and all patients in NICU
Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DCMedical patients managed by resident trainees and hospitalists