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  Report: American Hospitals Show Improved Emergency Preparedness
APRIL 19, 2018
More than $840 million in emergency preparedness funding was awarded by the U.S. Department of He
By Brian Ward Do you have an idea for an emergency preparedness p
DECEMBER 12, 2019
emergency-preparedness-solutions-customizable-paper-pati
MAY 5, 2015
You note that CMS is adding “emerging infectious diseases” to the current definition
CMS announced on September 8 that it had finalized new emergency response requirements for health
SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
It’s finally here. CMS’ new Emergency Preparedness rule goes into effect on W
NOVEMBER 14, 2017
After CMS review, The Joint Commission has finally prepublished revisions to the Emergency Manage
Facilities have less than 20 days to fully comply with CMS’ new emergency preparedness rule
OCTOBER 26, 2017
CMS finalizes emergency preparedness of Medicare/Medicaid-certified facilities
CMS is offering providers a version of its online training for surveyors on the new emergency pre
DECEMBER 1, 2017
by Josh Poltilove and A.J. Plunkett Review emergency preparedness policies and pro
In response to CMS’ final emergency preparedness rule issued earlier this month,
DECEMBER 1, 2017
Now that CMS and The Joint Commission are placing greater emphasis on emergency management, this
JULY 29, 2015
It’s finally here. CMS’ new Emergency Preparedness rule goes into effect on W
NOVEMBER 16, 2017
Pennsylvania healthcare facilities use a wide variety of emergency codes, according to the M
MARCH 18, 2015
In response to CMS’ final emergency preparedness rule issued earlier this month,
SEPTEMBER 26, 2017
You never know when an unexpected emergency will test your facility’s ability to perform un
APRIL 16, 2015
Time is running out to meet the new emergency management (EM) Conditions of Participation (CoP) a
AUGUST 15, 2017
Time’s almost up: CMS emergency prep CoPs kick in soon Th
OCTOBER 1, 2017
Long-anticipated rule change will affect how hospitals plan for emergencies and disasters
DECEMBER 22, 2016
After much anticipation, CMS approved last year its own emergency preparedness rules separate fro
JUNE 7, 2018
 CMS releases proposed emergency preparedness requirements
Experts stress importance of community preparedness, funding, and support from the new administr
MARCH 16, 2017
Medical facilities still have the better part of a year before the new emergency preparedness rul
MARCH 30, 2017
The U.S. has been rocked in recent months by major emergencies, from the flooding in Houston, the
MARCH 1, 2018
 While the year seemed to start out relatively quietly on the emergency front (relative bein
NOVEMBER 15, 2018
The U.S. experienced an onslaught of major emergencies over the past year that has tested the res
MAY 1, 2018
The U.S. experienced an onslaught of major emergencies over the past year that has tested the re
JUNE 1, 2018
Chippenham Hospital in Richmond, Virginia held a full-scale emergency preparedness drill July 19,
JUNE 25, 2015
 A proposed new emergency management
JUNE 5, 2014
Emergencies that introduce contamination into a hospital require a special type of planni
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
One of your most crucial roles as the person in charge of emergency preparation at your hospital
JULY 16, 2015
By Jennifer Thew, RN What is the current state of the emergency nursing workforce?
JUNE 12, 2019
July is known in emergency preparedness circles as National Bioterrorism/Disaster Awarenes
JUNE 25, 2014
Emergency management ASHE study offers guidelines for emergency power res
JANUARY 1, 2018
Editor's note: This Q&A was taken from the HCPro webinar "Emergency Planning: Conduc
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
Make sure that your hospital’s emergency preparedness plan includes compliance with the Hea
JULY 28, 2017
Emergency planning: Preparing for a winter storm As the first fl
JANUARY 5, 2017
While an all-hazards risk assessment is required for the annual review of your emergency prepared
AUGUST 10, 2017
Build off any protocols you already have for handling extra-busy days at your emergency departmen
FEBRUARY 6, 2020
The President declared a state of emergency for the United States Virgin Islands, Commonwealth of
  CMS reduces reimbursement by 13% for non-emergency BLS ambulance transports to and from renal
APRIL 20, 2018
JustCoding’s Emergency Department Coding, by Nena Scott, MSEd, RHI
Emergency management ASPR-TRACIE resource provides guidance on planning for
JANUARY 2, 2019
Decon SWAT unit formed in new facility on constant alert for chemical and biological emergencies
APRIL 20, 2017
Emergency care in the United States is just barely getting a passing grade, according to a
APRIL 10, 2014
Q: In the event of a natural disaster or public health emergency, do organizations still
Long-anticipated rule change will affect how hospitals plan for emergencies and disasters
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Summa Health System’s emergency program at Akron (Ohio) City Hospital will lose its accredi
MARCH 31, 2017
A crucial part of any hospital’s emergency plan revolves around communication, because with
MAY 7, 2015
Security professionals considering upgrading their emergency communications system are often plag
JUNE 9, 2016
JustCoding’s Emergency Department Coding, by Nena Scott, MSEd, RHI
JustCoding’s Emergency Department Coding, by Nena Scott, MSEd, RHIA, CCS,
JustCoding’s Emergency Department Coding, by Nena Scott, MSEd, RHI
Emergency medicine (EM) residents reported receiving valuable feedback from medical education spe
MAY 4, 2018
2-midnight rule draws concerns about emergency physician admitting privileges
By Jennifer Thew, RN Almost half of emergency physicians and abou
NOVEMBER 21, 2019
A new study published in the Annals of Emergency Medicine found that patients are less l
JULY 22, 2014
Periodically, the whole concept of adopting plain language codes for emergency response plan acti
JULY 7, 2016
  Researchers are studying whether equipping emergency department physicians with
APRIL 23, 2015
Recent tragedies have highlighted the importance of emergency nurses, and Nurse Leader Insider wo
OCTOBER 12, 2017
As the designated emergency management professional within your healthcare organization, you have
DECEMBER 4, 2014
by John Palmer Running out of water in an emergency is not something a h
DECEMBER 7, 2019
The emergency department is at the forefront of hospitals’ access and quality. Dynamic heal
MAY 9, 2011
During an emergency, the hospital should determine the level of control that is needed for the pa
About 90% of the hospitals in Missouri have begun implementing a new emergency announcemen
MAY 1, 2014
A burned-out transformer in an external light fixture triggered a fire alarm and major emergency
OCTOBER 8, 2015
The average medical school debt for emergency medicine residents is $212,000, which is about 25%
MAY 20, 2016
Researchers found that male and female emergency medicine residents scored similarly on evaluatio
MARCH 10, 2017
During an emergency, CMS has the expectation that agency staff should be able to assist in their
Schedule staff drills and update emergency carts to prevent RFIs Malignant hyperthermia
OCTOBER 1, 2017
A new study by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) shows that violence in America
DECEMBER 1, 2018
Emergency medicine residents at Southern Illinois University Medical School won’t be encoun
JUNE 6, 2014
Researchers found that found that 85% of emergency medical residents were able to correctl
OCTOBER 31, 2014
Violent incidents in hospitals, especially in the emergency department where 24/7 operations can
JANUARY 15, 2015
  In order to avoid long waits in the emergency room (ER), several hospitals are o
JULY 10, 2014
This instructor worksheet from Critical Thinking in the Emergency Department, Second Edition will
JUNE 22, 2017
A man has died after shooting himself in the lobby of a hospital emergency room in Woodbur
MARCH 27, 2014
To cut down on medication errors in its emergency department (ED), Children’s Medical Cente
JUNE 10, 2014
Your hospital emergency department (ED) may still be busy, but if your hospital reflects national
The Stanford Department of Emergency Medicine is piloting a “time banking” program fo
AUGUST 27, 2015
The Stanford Department of Emergency Medicine is piloting a “time banking” program fo
AUGUST 27, 2015
Take time in the final week of August to reflect on immunization preparedness and handling pract
AUGUST 24, 2017
  Medicaid patients who visit the emergency department (ED) are seeking treatment
AUGUST 14, 2014
If you’re in charge of emergency management at your facility, you’ve probably done a
MARCH 5, 2015
Have you ever conducted a boring emergency drill simply to stay in compliance with The Joint Comm
JUNE 18, 2015
Guidance for the deployment of the Emergency Use Approval (EUA) Zika virus testsOn March 25, CMS
A patient hit a nurse’s foot with a stun gun during a fight in the emergency room of Roper
JUNE 12, 2019
Unprecedented wildfires in California have forced hospitals to not only test their emergency plan
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
Unprecedented wildfires in California forced hospitals to not only test their emergency plans, b
APRIL 1, 2018
Until now, the reasons why patients return to the emergency department after an initial visit hav
APRIL 26, 2018
Decon SWAT unit formed in new facility on constant alert for chemical and biological emergencies
APRIL 27, 2017
A study published in Health Affairs found that emergency rooms (ER) haven’t been taking ste
DECEMBER 14, 2015
Q: Can you code strictly from emergency room (ER) documentation? Can you code from test re
Between 1997 and 2011, the number of deaths in emergency departments (ED) has been cut nearly in
JULY 12, 2016
  New Mexico State Police are investigating how a man worked as an emergency medic
Many emergency nurses are used to dealing with badly injured patients and sudden death, but when
APRIL 28, 2016
New technologies emerge to help keep intruders out and strengthen facility safety
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Agitated patients represent a small but challenging portion of emergency department visits, resea
AUGUST 2, 2018
As your hospital's emergency planner and safety professional, there's a lot on your plate these d
JUNE 30, 2016
Consult your emergency management plan when facing an impending storm, and update this plan with
A man apparently frustrated by the locked doors of the emergency room at a South Carolina
JUNE 12, 2014
As of October 1, hospital-owned off-site emergency departments (ED) are eligible for The Joint Co
NOVEMBER 16, 2015
Sound emergency planning requires safety professionals to adopt an "all-hazards" approa
DECEMBER 17, 2015
According to a national survey of more than 3,500 emergency department (ED) physicians, approxima
OCTOBER 12, 2018
Today, more and more emergency departments (ED) are using designated case managers to improve car
I am a huge proponent of making improvements to any emergency plan, but when regulatory ag
APRIL 16, 2014
New Mexico state police are investigating how a man who was not licensed as an emergency medical
A car carrying an underage shooting victim to the emergency room after a shooting crashed into a
JULY 17, 2014
Hospital workers in the United States train on a regular basis for an emergency, but for the most
JULY 24, 2014
As the person in charge of emergency preparation at your hospital, you should anticipate the dang
JULY 31, 2014
A study published in JAMA looked at burnout of U.S. physicians by specialty. Emergency medicine,
DECEMBER 3, 2015
A survey of more than 19,000 physicians across 26 specialties found that one-third of emergency m
APRIL 22, 2016
Seventy-eight percent of emergency medicine residents and attending physicians reported at least
JUNE 16, 2016
To reduce emergency department (ED) readmissions, Kaiser Permanente Northwest has connected frequ
JUNE 23, 2016
New technologies emerge to help keep intruders out and strengthen facility safety
DECEMBER 22, 2016
By Christopher Cheney, HealthLeaders Media Emergency department c
MAY 2, 2019
By Christopher Cheney, HealthLeaders Media Emergency department c
APRIL 30, 2019
How much of a role can emergency departments (ED) play in preventing suicide attempts? The world&
  Q:   A nursing home sends a SNF patient to the emergency room, a
FEBRUARY 21, 2014
Patient violence is always a danger to healthcare workers, and in the emergency department worker
JULY 3, 2014
Natural language processing (NLP), an emerging technology for CDI professionals, can help drive
A gunman entered a Titusville, Florida hospital through the emergency room July 17, went to the t
JULY 21, 2016
In the emerging practice of medical improv, humor isn't the end goal. When people
AUGUST 25, 2016
In the emerging practice of medical improv, humor isn't the end goal. When people
AUGUST 25, 2016
As retail clinics expand in number and in scope of services, they could emerge as a threat to som
In June, a patient in a South Carolina emergency room was charged with assault after a security g
OCTOBER 19, 2019
Do you see room in your practice for a productivity advantage? “My background is emergency
Emerging legislation and technology has created tremendous demand for CDI that extends beyond inp
Q: A patient came to the emergency department with shortness of breath (SOB). The admittin
Consider prepositioning food and medical items needed for potential resupply in an emergency clos
AUGUST 1, 2018
JULY 30, 2014
JUSTCODING
Q: Can you code strictly from emergency department (ED) documentation? Can you code from tes
DECEMBER 16, 2015
JUSTCODING
As retail clinics expand in number and in scope of services, they could emerge as a threat to som
New superbugs are emerging that the CDC and other agencies say can’t be stopped. Here&rsqu
OCTOBER 14, 2015
JUSTCODING
Consider using roll-down doors on emergency department exam rooms, breakaway clothes hooks on wal
SEPTEMBER 28, 2017
Clearer picture of OASIS-C2 emerges with release of Guidance Manual
In the chaos of the emergency department (ED), it’s easy to miss something you’re no
In the chaos of the emergency department (ED), it’s easy to miss something you’re not
OCTOBER 1, 2018
In the chaos of the emergency department (ED), it’s easy to miss something you’re not
AUGUST 6, 2014
JUSTCODING
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
JUSTCODING
JANUARY 1, 2019