Launch of IFEM ED Crowding and Access Block Task Force


Under the auspices of the Quality and Safety Special Interest Group, IFEM is launching a new Task Force on ED Crowding and Access Block.  The inaugural meeting will be open to any interested individuals and will be held at the ICEM meeting in Seoul on June 15, 2019 in room 317A from 12:00 – 13:00pm.

Minimum Standards for Care of Older People

The IFEM Geriatric Emergency Medicine Special Interest Group has produced a Statement on Minimum Standards for the Care of Older People in Emergency Departments.

The document was published in the Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2018; 20(3):368-369.

This is a brief statement of minimum standards that can be used to guide the care of older people in Emergency Departments and national health systems across the globe.

Reflections of ICEM 2018

If you didn’t get to Mexico City to participate in ICEM 2018, or even if you did and want to enjoy some of the highlights, our host the Mexican Society of Emergency Medicine has put together this video summary.

Click the link to access here.