June 2014
GEMS presented at ACHE congress

Bridgeport Hospital’s Geriatric Emergency Medicine Service (GEMS) was among the key topics discussed at the annual American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) Congress in Chicago in March. Making the presentation were Beata Skudlarska, MD, executive director, Geriatrics and Palliative Care; Vivian Argento, MD, clinical director, Geriatrics; and Gina Calder, administrative director, Geriatric Services and Patient Relations. GEMS is a unique program designed to care for elderly patients in the Emergency Department.