Medical director Mr David Evans at the first day opening of the new Emergency Care
Hospital in Cramlington
Yorkshire emergency care
assistants will be trained to undertake emergency blue light response driving.
There is no current advocacy plan for placing emergency care
on the national health agenda.
DECS was finally launched last year but we still have difficulties in emergency care
services across Wales.
From now on we are training advanced technicians to become paramedics and introducing the new role of emergency care
support workers with the support of our local Unison branch.
It is up to us to work to resolve the crisis in the emergency care
HL7's Emergency Care
Special Interest Group developed the EC FM for Emergency Department (ED) Information Systems to create an objective standard for the development, refinement, and evaluation of information systems employed in the ED.
The Royal College of Nursing in Wales said it was disappointed that the Delivering Emergency Care
Strategy (DECS) had yet to be released.
In recent reports, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has described hospital emergency departments as "bursting at the seams," while the Institute of Medicine (IOM) entitled one of three recent reports on emergency care
in the United States Hospital--Based Emergency Care
: At the Breaking Point (IOM, 2006).
has its first nurse practitioner (NP) with the accreditation of Michael Geraghty (right) from Auckland City Hospital's emergency department (ED).
8 million to create a "Better Access to Emergency Care
Fund", which will reduce emergency room waiting times and improve working conditions for frontline health care workers, enhance critical care capacity in hospitals, and provide $10 million for small and rural hospitals and $30 million to hospitals in areas of high population growth to improve their capacity;
WASHINGTON -- Strained by rising demand and insufficient resources, the nation's emergency care
is in a precarious state, an Institute of Medicine expert panel has concluded, and Congress must act to shore up the system.