Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York opened its geriatric emergency room in 2012 as part of a nationwide effort to find a better way to treat elderly patients.
Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York opened its geriatric emergency room in 2012 as part of a nationwide effort to find a better way to treat elderly patients. Heidi de Marco Kaiser Health News/Tribune News Service
Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York opened its geriatric emergency room in 2012 as part of a nationwide effort to find a better way to treat elderly patients. Heidi de Marco Kaiser Health News/Tribune News Service

‘Our default in the ER is pedal to the metal,’ but is that what nation’s elderly need?

June 05, 2017 06:00 PM