Emergency Care

In Remembrance of Newtown

Just after finishing my residency in Emergency Medicine, I was the attending physician in the Pediatric Emergency Room, a role I was still getting used to. One evening, the overhead pager blared: “Trauma Team to the Trauma Room.”

/ October 2, 2017
Emergency Room

It’s Time to Rethink the Role of Emergency Rooms

When emergency care is not appropriate, patients pay a premium and do not get the care they need.

/ May 17, 2010