Emergency department design: 3 ways to contain superbugs
from MedCity News
Today, the ongoing Ebola crisis in West Africa is turning attention to the strategies hospitals use to contain infectious diseases. How do emergency departments serve and treat highly contagious patients while keeping other patients, clinicians, and the community at large safe? Are U.S. hospitals prepared for outbreaks of highly contagious diseases? Many of the answers lie in matters of emergency department design. Decisions made in the process of creating an ED can shape the way it responds to infectious diseases years down the line.
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