Tools: ED Clinical Process
Tool / Best Practice (Alphabetical order)
Contributing Hospital / Description
Alert Protocol (Categories: ED
Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center - Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center works with EMS to quickly identify heart attack patients so that care is not delayed once the patient arrives in the ED.
Code Heart Process (Categories: ED
Memorial Regional Hospital - A new procedure has helped Memorial Regional Hospital meet national standards for care in heart attack patients.
ECG Transmission (Categories: ED
Duke University Hospital - Researchers at Duke University Hospital found that they could reduce time to treatment for heart attack patients by having EMTs wirelessly send ECG directly to cardiologists from the ambulance.