Meeting

Meeting #1: Future of Emergency Care in the United States Health System Subcommitee on Hospital-Based Emergency Care


When: June 24, 2004 (8:00 AM Eastern)
Where: Keck Center • 500 Fifth St. NW, Washington, DC 20001

Topics Biomedical and Health Research, Health Care Workforce, Health Services, Coverage, and Access, Quality and Patient Safety
Activity: The Future of Emergency Care in the United States Health System
Board: Board on Health Care Services

This subcommittee met to review and deliberate upon pertinent issues relating to hospital-based emergency medical care. The meeting shed light on the nursing overload problem that is common within hospitals as well as the slow, patient flow. Case studies concerning how these issues were addressed were presented.

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