Geriatric EM in the News


Nurses with a mission: Send older ER patients home with help
Associated Press. Featuring Scott Dresden MD, MS, and Kevin Biese, MD

In February 2018, the Associated Press published an article and a video which was published in multiple news outlets nationwide including ABC News, The New York Times, The Washington Post, and USA Today about geriatric emergency medicine. The article briefly describes many of the ideas detailed in the Geriatric Emergency Department Guidelines.  It also mentions the expansion of geriatric emergency medicine, and Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation.


Other AGEM Members in the News

August 2016
Geriatric ERs Reduce Stress, Medical Risks For Elderly Patients
Kaiser Health News. Featuring Kevin Biese, MD, and Ula Hwang, MD