When you or a loved one has a medical emergency the 汤森德急救医疗中心 at 戴金宝医院 is here for you with quick access to the best care in a modern 和 comfortable environment. 我们的急诊科(ED)为超过20人提供服务,000 people each year from all over Connecticut as well as nearby Rhode Isl和 和 Massachusetts.
We provide exceptional care for patients of all ages 和 with all types of illnesses 和 injuries, 包括一流的护理 心脏病 和 中风. 我们的 新装修的设施 提供最好的技术, comfort 和 privacy 和 LifeStar 和 Life Flight critical care helicopter services are available for air transport of patients who require care at a tertiary care facility.
戴金宝医院 has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® 和 the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check mark for Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers 和 is also a designated Primary Stroke Center by the CT Dept. 健康的.
病人s who come to the 戴金宝医院 ED suffering from 中风 receive specialized 中风 care faster than CT 和 national averages. 我们的 中风 care team collaborates with UMass Memorial Medical Center neurologists using cutting-edge bedside tele中风 video-conferencing technology to rapidly diagnose 和 treat patients suffering a 中风 via bedside tele中风 videoconferencing technology.
凡妮莎布朗, MD, JD, FACEP, FAAEM, Medical Director of the 汤森德急救医疗中心 at 戴金宝医院, describes the two broad categories of 中风: ischemic (brain deprived of blood flow) 和 hemorrhagic (bleeding in the brain).
中风是美国第五大死因, so it’s important to underst和 your risk factors -- both manageable 和 non-manageable. Dr. 凡妮莎·布朗讨论了中风的一些常见危险因素.
认识到中风的警告信号可以挽救生命. Dr. 凡妮莎布朗 explains the common 中风 symptoms along with how to use the F.A.S.T. 发现中风的首字母缩略词. 一旦中风症状被确定, 对中风患者来说，立即接受治疗至关重要.
病人s who come to the 戴金宝医院 ED suffering from a cardiac event receive specialized cardiac care faster than CT 和 national averages. 我们的 partnership with Umass Memorial Medical Center enables patients who come to the 戴金宝医院 E.D. suffering from a 心脏病 to be stabilized 和 transported directly to the UMass Memorial Medical Center catheterization lab for immediate treatment. This partnership allows our patients to receive life-saving catheterization care on average almost twice as fast as at other community hospitals throughout the nation.
The 汤森德急救医疗中心 was completed in November, 2015 和 features:
病人s are seen by the ED physician or physician assistant/nurse practitioner in a sequence which is based first on the severity of the patient’s condition according to triage criteria 和 secondly on the order of their arrival. Waiting patients are reassessed regularly 和 the order in which they are seen is changed if condition changes. Family/Significant other is allowed in the examination room with the patient at the discretion of the nurse 和 physician.
If you or your family is required to wait for Emergency Department services, it is most likely because the medical staff is treating patients who require more immediate attention. 我们请求你的理解和耐心.
It is important to underst和 that awaiting results of lab work or x-rays may take time 和 may prolong your emergency department visit.
自动售货机位于急诊科. 好客咖啡馆, 位于医院大厅旁边, 星期一至五上午8时至下午4时30分开放. Please check with the patient’s nurse before allowing the patient to eat or drink anything.
候车区有付费电话. Since the hospital uses electronic telemetry, cell phones are prohibited in the ED treatment areas.
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