Springfield Hospital's Emergency Department fulfills a vital role in the community, provides care for more than 11,000 patients per year. The state-of-the art facility is equipped to treat 12,000 to 22,000 patients per year and features the following:
Patient treatment areas include nine private rooms and two Fast Track bays, which are used to allow patients with less serious issues to get in and out of the ED quickly.
Wireless bedside registration system, which allows patients to lie comfortably while essential information for their care and treatment is entered and processed.
Electronic documentation system allows hospital staff access to a patient’s records wherever he or she is in the hospital, and also keeps track of previous visits.
Separate entrances for ambulance and walk-in traffic ensures that those with the most urgent needs are identified immediately and treated as soon as possible.
Separate registration and triage areas that offer complete privacy while sharing personal information.