emergency room, ER(noun)
a room in a hospital or clinic staffed and equipped to provide emergency care to persons requiring immediate medical treatment
A department of a hospital primarily used for the treatment of the most serious, often life-threatening conditions.
The numerical value of emergency room in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of emergency room in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Those things have been occurring this whole time, what you now have is an atmosphere where people are much more comfortable going to the emergency room.
The school house door and the emergency room door is not the place we should be enforcing immigration laws, what we need to be doing is preventing the school house or the emergency room from becoming places used by people in the country illegally.
Kids do get overdosed; it happens in the hospital with all of these safeguards in place and it happens at home, kids come to the emergency room with unintentional overdoses and they get sick and some kids die. Anything we do to reduce errors by making the dosing clearer will save lives.
I have had patients in my practice in the emergency room that I have walked in on that are actually vaping at the bedside, ...Someone could be sitting in their room in the emergency room and they could be vaping in between being seen by medical professionals, and we would have no idea what they are taking.
[The doctor] started to tell me, you have multiple pulmonary embolisms in both lungs, they're sending an ambulance, they're going to come and they're going to rush you to the emergency room ... it just really took me by surprise and you know I knew it was something bad but I never imagined it would be something like that.
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