Public Health

Standalone Emergency Centers Are An Innovative Way To Combat ER Overcrowding Problems

With emergency visits in the U.S. climbing from 115 million in 2005 to 136.3 million in 2016, industry thought leaders have been exploring innovative ways to impact wait times, over crowding, and patient outcomes in emergency departments.

Why Are Publicly-Insured Kids Less Likely To Be Admitted To A Hospital?

Children between 2 and 10 years old who showed up at the ER with public insurance were roughly 20 percent less likely to get admitted during these peak times, according to a recent article published by the Washington Post.