Covid-19 and the ED

Visiting the emergency department (ED) with a child can be overwhelming, not knowing what to expect, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.

What to expect when visiting the emergency department during the COVID-19 pandemic

This video provides information about changes in hospital procedures that can be expected during the pandemic, and the regular steps involved in an ED visit.

This video was created through a collaboration between ECHO Research and ARCHE with support from TREKK. Funding was provided by the Stollery Science Lab Distinguished Researchers program through the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation and the Women and Children’s Health Research Institute.  

This infographic provides information about what to expect when visiting the emergency department (ED) during the COVID-19 pandemic.

This infographic was created through a collaboration between ECHO Research and ARCHE, with support from TREKK. Funding was provided by the Stollery Science Lab Distinguished Researchers program through the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation and the Women and Children’s Health Research Institute. 

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