Can Tech Speed Up Emergency Room Care?

NYP OnDemand Express Care was featured in an article by the Wall Street Journal, enabling readers to learn about some of the unique features of this program, and why other health systems are visiting NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center to see this initiative. NYP OnDemand Express Care is specifically designed for low-acuity patients, but unlike many other programs, the initiative is designed for patients who are already physically in the Emergency Department. Dr. Rahul Sharma, the emergency physician-in-chief at NYP/WCMC, notes,  "What’s the number-one complaint of patients in the emergency room? Wait time.”