Geriatric Emergency Services
Huntington Beach Hospital’s dedicated Geriatric Emergency Room is tailored to meet each senior’s needs. As an Accredited Geriatric Emergency Department through the American College of Emergency Physicians, we can fully evaluate the needs of our seniors and develop a customized plan of care.
Our emergency team of geriatric trained physicians and nurses are trained to identify seniors that need extra assistance throughout their visit, chronic diseases, and other health issues unique to aging seniors.
For further information, contact us at 714-843-5000
Our senior-specific emergency room highlights the following features:
- Individualized and specialized assessment and care plan.
- Comprehensive medication review and medication education upon discharge.
- Dietitian oversight and education.
- Coordinated care upon discharge for a smooth transition home.