Accession Number:

ADA237738

Title:

A Model for a Level II Emergency Room

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jul 88-Jul 89,

Corporate Author:

ACADEMY OF HEALTH SCIENCES (ARMY) FORT SAM HOUSTON TX HEALTH CARE ADMINISTRATION

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1989-05-02

Pagination or Media Count:

89.0

Abstract:

Discusses the physical requirements for an emergency room which meets the JCAHO definition of a Level II Emergency Room. The planning process is addressed by looking at the needs of the facility and the requirements placed by the medical community and governing agency. The needs of the facility are presented through a review of the literature, consultation with the in house personnel, and visits to other hospitals. Consultation with engineers and architects was also included in the paper. Workload statistics are utilized to generate room and space requirements.

Subject Categories:

  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE