ED Resources

Close the Gap

All emergency departments are encouraged to continuously promote, advance and improve Indigenous health across their organisation.
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Emergency Medicine Events Register (EMER)

The Emergency Medicine Events Register (EMER) is an online adverse event and near-miss reporting system funded and supported by the Australasian College of Emergency Medicine (ACEM) in collaboration with the Australian Patient Safety Foundation.
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Guidelines for Interprofessional Video Consultations

This resource provides practical information regarding video consultations between GPs and emergency departments.
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Heat Health Resource

This resource is applicable to all Australian and New Zealand (NZ) Emergency department (ED) staff. It provides guidance on preparedness for, and the clinical management of, heat-related illness in EDs.
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Management of Ebola patients - Information Session

View this video - Clinical Seminar on Managing Ebola Patients in the ED.
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Pandemic Influenza Management

This resource provides practical recommendations for the management of pandemic influenza and emerging respiratory illnesses within the ED.
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Patient Safety

Patient safety is a worldwide concern in health care delivery including in emergency departments. It involves the “…minimisation of risk of patient harm due to healthcare,” and is important in the reduction of the occurrence and effect of adverse events.
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Quality Standards

The College has developed a comprehensive set of quality standards that can be applied to all emergency departments and hospital-based emergency care services in Australia. This leads on from the...
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Surge Management Card

The ACEM Surge Management Card outlines recommended strategies to prepare for and deal with surge events.
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