Peter and Sharon Philips with daughter Tamara
Emergency Care Stories
It was a day like any other in early July when Zach Elliott, a building inspector, jumped in his truck at 6 a.m.
The Emergency Department at Long Beach Medical Center opened its new Fast Track unit on Tuesday, March 15.
In the last 10 years, 10% of California’s Emergency Rooms have closed, causing a 20% increase in patient visits for all other hospitals (Source: Public Policy Institute of California).