Ochsner Medical starts 'online' wait times

March 2009
Medical Device Daily;3/26/2009, Vol. 13 Issue 57, p5
The article reports on the launch by Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans, Louisiana of real time wait times for its emergency rooms. The move allows patients the option to be treated more quickly at another Ochsner hospital for non-life-threatening conditions. The information is being offered to patients to improve healthcare for the community and meet the growing request for information about patient care.


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