- ACTING SITE CHAIR, EMERGENCY MEDICINE Mount Sinai Beth Israel
- PROFESSOR Emergency Medicine
American Board of Emergency Medicine
MD, Hahnemann University
Crozer-Chester Medical Center
Residency, Emergency Medicine
Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
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Biography - short
Dr. Baumlin is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He has made significant contributions in the areas of undergraduate and graduate medical education, administration, and clinical care and clinical research. His clinical foci have been in the areas of emergency stroke management and the application of automated systems to expedite care and promote patient safety.He is a graduate of Hahnemann Medical School and the Jacobi-Albert Einstein Emergency Medicine Residency program. During his tenure at Mount Sinai, Dr. Baumlin has been responsible for a number of our initiatives and programs. He has served as the Mount Sinai Hospital Site Director for our emergency medicine training program. He is the Director of our Division of Informatics - It is the result of his intellect, initiative and perseverance that Mount Sinai's emergency department became the first paperless emergency department in New York City. Dr. Baumlin's clinical research has been supported the Emergency Medicine Foundation and the American Heart Association. He is involved on National Committees working in the areas of stroke care and IT; he has received teaching awards from both the emergency medicine housestaff, and from the Institute of Medical Education and in 2008 was nominated by Mount Sinai Nursing Staff to be Physician of the Year.
Physician of the Year Nomination
The Mount Sinai Hospital Community of Nurses
2007 - 2009
Empire Clinical Research Investigator Program (ECRIP): Impact of Emergency Department Crowding on Core Quality Measures Fellowship Director: 2 year fellowship program for ED informatics fellow to study how information technology can be used to better understand ED crowding and quality of care measures
The Mount Sinai Medical Center
User of the Year Award
Teaching Award Nomination
Institute of Medical Education of Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Mount Sinai Medical Center Team Award
The Mount Sinai Medical Center
Foundation for Education and Research in Neurologic Emergencies. (FERNE) Acute Stroke Care Application for PDA
American Heart Association. Scientist Development Grant
Prehospital Stroke: Strengthening the Chain
Outstanding Educator Award
Mount Sinai Department of Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medicine Foundation, Innovation in Medical Education Grant
The Emergency Medicine CyberSchool: CAI on the Internet for Educating Medical Students
Excellence in Emergency Medicine
Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
Dr. Baumlin's major research interest at this time is in how information technology can improve healthcare. He is currently working collaboratively with other investigators to determine if the data gathered from electronic records can more easily and quickly answer research questions.
Shapiro JS, Baumlin KM, Chawla N, Genes N, Godbold J, Ye F, Richardson LD. Emergency department information system implementation and process redesign result in rapid and sustained financial enhancement at a large academic center. Acad Emerg Med 2010 May; 17(5): 527-535.
Baumlin K, Shapiro JS, Weiner C, Gottlieb B, Chawla N, Richardson LD. Clinical information system and process redesign improves emergency department efficiency. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 2010 Apr; 36(4): 179-185.
McCarthy ML, Aronsky D, Jones ID, Mine JR, Band RA, Baren JM, Desmond JS, Baumlin KM, Ding R, Shesser R. The Emergency Department Occupancy Rate: A Simple Measure of Emergency Department Crowding? . Ann Emerg Med 2007 Oct 31;.
Nelson BP, Basavaraju SV, Baumlin K. Sonographic diagnosis of axillary artery aneurysm presenting as painful axillary mass. Ann Emerg Med 2006 Sept; 48(3): 339-340.
Shapiro J, Bessette M, Baumlin K, Ragin D, Richardson L. Automating Research Data Collection. Acad Emerg Med 2004 Nov; 11(11): 1223-1228.
Shapiro J, Baumlin K, Bessette M, Levine S. HandiStroke: a Handheld Tool for the Emergent Evaluation of Acute Stroke Patients. Acad Emerg Med 2003; 10(12): 10-12.
Pallin D, Lahman M, Baumlin K. Information Technology in Emergency Medicine Residency-Affiliated Emergency Departments. Acad Emerg Med 2003; 10(8): 848-852.
Baumlin K, Bessette M, Lewis C, Richardson L. EMCyberSchool: An Evaluation of Computer Assisted Instruction on the Internet. Acad Emerg Med 2000; 7(8): 959-962.
Nassisi D, Bruns J, Jagoda A, Baumlin K. Out of Hospital Management of Stroke: Surveying Local Practice with Implication for Change. Acad Emerg Med 2000; 7(4): 402-405.
Jagoda A, Baumlin KM, Raacke L, Jacobson S. Emergency Medicine at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Mount Sinai Journal 1999; 66(5-6): 303-309.
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Dr. Baumlin has not yet completed reporting of Industry relationships.
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