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Wednesday, May 1, 2019 is MACEP's Annual Meeting to be held at the Massachusetts Medical Society Conference Center, Waltham, MA

Grants Previously Awarded

2017
Effect of Medicaid Expansion on ED Utilization - EM Research
Resource Utilization of individual emergency physicians (EPs), and how that use changes over the course of a shift - EM Research
Evaluation of the impact of urgent care clinics on Massachusetts EDs - EM Research

2016
A New Method for Assessing Pain in the Emergency Department - A Pilot Study - EM Research
Stand Up and Fight Falls - Implementation of a Patient Education Video to Prevent Geriatric Falls - EM Research
Time is Money:  The True Cost of Helicopter EMS - EM Research

2015
What Structures and Incentives with ACO/ED Organizational Relationships Exist in Massachusetts -  Public Policy
An Emergency Department Education Program for Opiate Overdose Recognition and Response - Public Policy
Mobile Medical Reference App for Medical Providers at the Boston Marathon - EM Research

2014
Inventory and Operating Characteristics of EDs Within the Indian Health Service (HIS) - Public Policy
Pulmonary Embolism Diagnosis Using Bedside Ultrasound - EM Research
A Randomized Trial of Ultrasound Guided Peripheral IV Placement With and Without Modified Seldinger Technique in the ED - EM Research

2013
Lung Ultrasound During Treatment of Acute Heart Failure - EM Research

2012
Evaluation of the Implementation of Triage in Post-Earthquake Haiti - International EM
Shared Decision Making in the Workup of Pulmonary Embolism in the ED - EM Research
Comparison of Advanced Airway Management Techniques by Tactical EMS Providers - EM Research

2011
Implementation of a Sign-Out Checklist in the Emergency Department - EM Research
Redundant Laboratory Testing in the Emergency Department - EM Research
The Provision of Diagnosis on Emergency Department Discharge - EM Research

2010
A Qualitative Analysis of "No Diversion", A Statewide Ban on Ambulance Diversions in Massachusetts - Public Policy
Vietnam Emergency Medicine Project - Efficacy of an American Model of Post-Graduate Training in Hue, Vietnam - International EM
Effect of the Recovery Audit Contractor Demonstration Project on Acute Care Hospitalization -  EM Research

2009
Return Visits to the Pediatric ED Requiring Admission: A Quality Improvement Tool and Potential Rule - EM Research
The Effect of Crowding and Emergency Department Length of Stay on Outcomes in Critically Ill Patients with Intracerebral Hemorrhage - EM Research
Acute Treatment of WPW-Associated Tachyarrhythmia -  EM Research
Variations in Utilization of Observation Stays Based on Clinical Diagnosis Across Massachusetts Acute Care Hospitals - Public Policy

2008
Impact of Pulse Oximetry in a Resource-Limited Acute Care Environment - EM Research
Rural Emergency Care in Uganda - International EM
The FAST Exam as a Predictor of Clinical Outcome in Urban South Africa - International EM