One-call and under contract: emergency room specialists
- EMS Week activities announced. // Fire Engineering;May2000, Vol. 153 Issue 5, p40
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- Homicide ruling in ED may have chilling effect. // Healthcare Risk Management;Apr2007, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p43
Local authorities have ruled a patient's death in a hospital emergency department a homicide because of a long wait for treatment. Although no criminal charges followed the ruling, it still might have a significant impact on health care workers. � The homicide ruling could interfere with risk...
- Work with physicians to improve ED call coverage, avoid shortages. // Healthcare Risk Management;Jul2008, Vol. 30 Issue 7, preceding p74
The article focuses on the issues concerning the responsibilities of physicians in taking emergency department (ED) call coverage in the U.S.
- Comfort Pack reduces anxiety, improves care. // Hospital Home Health;Aug2008, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p92
The article reports on the development of an emergency pack medication by the staff at Hospice of the Hills in Rapid City, South Dakota, designed to treat the most common symptoms for emergency care like nausea and vomiting, anxiety, agitation, pain, and excess secretions.
- Matching nurses, skill sets spells ED success. // Hospital Peer Review;Jan2009, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p10
The article focuses on EDstat, a new eight-bed area that was added to the emergency department at Reston Hospital Center in Virginia.
- "Emergency Services: The Next Generation". // Techniques: Connecting Education & Careers;Sep2006, Vol. 81 Issue 6, p47
An excerpt from an article on careers in emergency services published in the July 14, 2006 issue of the "Redland Daily Facts" publication is presented.
- NPSTC SEEKS VOLUNTEERS. // Urgent Communications;Jun2011, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p10
The article reports on the U.S. National Public Safety Telecommunications Council's (NPSTC) requirement for volunteers to be assigned for broadband projects including developing standards for non-voice emergency services (NOVES).
- Costs skyrocket for non-emergency care. Gearon, Christopher J. // AHA News;1/9/95, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p3
Reports on the level of unnecessary emergency department care cost for 1993 in the United States, according to two California health researchers. Authors of the research; Comparison of rates between visits to emergency and non-emergency providers.
- Emergency-department visits (in millions). // AHA News;1/29/96, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p2
Reports on the number of emergency-department visits in hospitals in the United States from October 1994 to September 1995.
- AZ Medicaid program appeals court's decision. // AHA News;10/21/96, Vol. 32 Issue 42, p5
Reports that lawyers representing Arizona's Medicaid program has appealed a state court to reconsider its ruling against the program's emergency-department payment system.