Emergency Room of Brookside/Kansas City ER
Emergency Room of Brookside is a comprehensive center for outpatient services and 24-hour emergency care. It is part of Research Medical Center, a 511-bed Level I Trauma Center located minutes away. Research Medical Center is the regions's fastest door-to-medicine time for stroke care and door-to-balloon time for heart attack care. The facility is the only hospital in Kansas City to be named Top Hospital and "A" Safety graded by The Leapfrog Group. Research Medical Center was ranked No. 3 in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals metro area ranking in March 2011.
Emergency Department Profile:
- 31,900 annual patient visits
- 20-bed ED
- 24-hours physician coverage daily; 12-hour shifts
- 24-hours APP coverage daily; 12-hour shifts
- Free-standing ED
- Meditech EMR
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