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Slideshow: Healthcare Leaders Explore Emergency Department Solutions
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The emergency department is one of the most vital components of a healthcare organization. The ED presents a number of challenges, as healthcare leaders must find ways to produce optimal outcomes and improve patient satisfaction, while reducing wait times. Four senior healthcare executives discuss the ways they are trying to improve their EDs, while combating these issues.

“One of our major problems is patient flow,” says Julie Dunlop, RN, BSN, MRO-A, the director of Emergency Preparedness at East Liverpool City Hospital in Ohio.