Look what’s on your keyboard

Where do you find the most germs in hospital? In the bathrooms? The waiting room? Actually, they’re on the computer keyboard of the emergency room. The Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit conducted a study … [Read more...]

Hospitals are speeding up heart attack care

Many of us have seen the chaos in an emergency room, whether on TV or in real life. Overcrowding, too many patients, too few staff who are mostly overworked and lacking sleep. It is more than likely … [Read more...]

Crowded ERs lead to more complications

Anybody who watches TV and has seen at least an episode of ER or Grey's Anatomy is familiar with the scene - an emergency room. The TV shows portray the ER as a scene of constant activity and … [Read more...]