Emergency Room Visits

Caregiving in the ER - Part 1

Caregiving in the ER - Part 1

America's emergency rooms are full of families going through crisis situations. When an accident or illness requires a visit to the ER, many families are likely to enter the scene overwhelmed and unsure of what to do next for their loved one.

Nursing homes residents have three-fold risk of infection after E.R. visit, study finds

Emergency room visits by elderly nursing home residents was linked to a three-fold risk of acute respiratory or gastrointestinal infection, a new study finds.