Our Emergency Department (ED) is covered by a physician 24 hours a day. We have ten patient care units and a triage suite dedicated to care for patients from those who are seriously ill or those with minor injuries.
Dosher Hospital's Emergency Department was the 2010 recipient of the Southeastern Regional Advisory Committee Trauma Services Award.
The following services are offered through the Emergency Department of Dosher Memorial Hospital:
Dosher Hospital's Emergency Department works in partnership with New Hanover Regional Medical Center to facilitate transfer and treatment when appropriate.
All full-time registered nurses are BLS, ACLS, PALS, and TNCC certified.
Dosher's ED staff participates in RACE-STEMI protocols.
The Emergency Department at Dosher was the recipient of the 2010 Southeastern Regional Advisory Committee Trauma Services Award.
The ED staff at Dosher is well versed on disaster procedures and protocol, as the hospital is an ongoing participant in multiple area-wide disaster preparedness drills annually.
Dosher's Emergency Department offers specialized services for victims of sexual assault. A Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) is an RN with specialized training in the care and treatment of survivors of sexual assault. The SANE nurses at Dosher are responsible for not only preserving the dignity of the patient, but for collecting forensic evidence and my be called to testify as an expert witness in court cases.
Below are some of our familiar faces in the Emergency Department of Dosher Memorial Hospital.
For more information about the services offered through Dosher's Emergency Department, please call (910)457-3925.
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