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Sarguni Singh

TitleAsst Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus

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    2021 - 2022Health and Aging Policy Fellow
    2020 - 2023Early Career Development Award, National Palliative Care Research Center
    2020 - 2021Leadership in Health Policy Scholar, Society of General Internal Medicine
    2019 - 2021Clinical Faculty Scholar, University of Colorado

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    Sarguni Singh MD is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Hospital Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. She attended medical school at Oregon Health & Science University and completed her Internal Medicine internship and residency at the University of Wisconsin Madison. She studies novel palliative care delivery models to improve person-centered outcomes for seriously ill older adults discharged to nursing homes. She has received funding from the University of Colorado School of Medicine, Palliative Care Research Cooperative, and the National Palliative Care Research Center. She served on the United States Senate Committee on Finance as a Health and Aging Policy Fellow from 2021 - 2022. Dr. Singh aims to develop evidenced based interventions that enhance the receipt of goal-concordant care for older adults with serious illness throughout the health care system.

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    1. Singh S, Jones L, Grant M, Freeland D. Federal Advance Care Planning Policy Primer - Key Aspects, Barriers, and Opportunities. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2023 May 19; 10499091231175641. PMID: 37207663.
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    2. Singh S, Molina E, Perraillon M, Fischer SM. Post-Acute Care Outcomes of Cancer Patients <65 Reveal Disparities in Care Near the End of Life. J Palliat Med. 2023 08; 26(8):1081-1089. PMID: 36856522.
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    3. Singh S, Dafoe A, Lahoff D, Tropeano L, Owens B, Nielsen E, Cagle J, Lum HD, Dorsey Holliman B, Fischer S. Pilot Trial of a Social Work Intervention to Provide Palliative Care for Adults with Cancer in Skilled Nursing Facilities. J Palliat Med. 2023 04; 26(4):527-538. PMID: 36409676.
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    4. Bredenberg E, Hanna RM, Kotwas M, Singh S, Calcaterra SL. Inequities in treatment of substance use disorders among people with limited English proficiency. J Hosp Med. 2022 07; 17(7):569-571. PMID: 35451241.
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    5. Kessler ER, Schmiege SJ, Eguchi M, Singh S, Fischer SM. Patterns of treatment in older patients with newly diagnosed advanced bladder cancer: A SEER dataset analysis. Aging Cancer. 2022 Jun; 3(2):105-115. PMID: 36742442.
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    6. Singh S, Molina E, Meyer E, Min SJ, Fischer S. Post-Acute Care Outcomes and Functional Status Changes of Adults with New Cancer Discharged to Skilled Nursing Facilities. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2022 11; 23(11):1854-1860. PMID: 35337793.
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    7. Singh S, Lum HD, Kutner J, Fischer S. The patient-driven payment model: A missed opportunity for patient-centered cancer care. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2021 11; 69(11):3267-3272. PMID: 34523127.
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    8. Singh S, Herrmann K, Cyriacks W, Youngwerth J, Bickel KE, Lum HD. Increasing Medical Power of Attorney Completion for Hospitalized Patients During the COVID Pandemic: A Social Work Led Quality Improvement Intervention. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2021 03; 61(3):579-584.e1. PMID: 33271315.
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    9. Tevis SE, Patel H, Singh S, Ehrenfeucht C, Little C, Kutner J, Persoff J. Impact of a Physician Clinical Support Supervisor in Supporting Patients and Families, Staff, and the Health-Care System During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2022 02; 16(1):328-332. PMID: 32907663.
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    10. Singh S, Eguchi M, Min SJ, Fischer S. Outcomes of Patients With Cancer Discharged to a Skilled Nursing Facility After Acute Care Hospitalization. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2020 07; 18(7):856-865. PMID: 32634778.
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    11. Singh S, Graham Z, Rodriguez A, Lee D, Wenger B, Min SJ, Fischer S. Accuracy of the Surprise Question on an Inpatient Oncology Service: A Multidisciplinary Perspective. J Hosp Palliat Nurs. 2019 08; 21(4):300-304. PMID: 30933015.
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    12. Singh S, Rodriguez A, Lee D, Min SJ, Fischer S. Usefulness of the Surprise Question on an Inpatient Oncology Service. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2018 Nov; 35(11):1421-1425. PMID: 29783852.
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    13. Singh S, Cortez D, Maynard D, Cleary JF, DuBenske L, Campbell TC. Characterizing the Nature of Scan Results Discussions: Insights Into Why Patients Misunderstand Their Prognosis. J Oncol Pract. 2017 03; 13(3):e231-e239. PMID: 28095172.
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