Cleveland Clinic

Akron General Emergency Department

The new Emergency Department facility for Cleveland Clinic Akron General is able to accommodate 65,000 – 75,000 visits per year. The 67,000 square foot, Level 1 Trauma ED includes 60 patient care spaces, a new helipad located on the roof level and a bridge that connects the ED to the main hospital.

The second floor of the addition provides support space for ED staff, administrative space and a 19-bed observation unit for ED patients who need further monitoring.

The Emergency DepartmentĀ incorporates:

  • Single occupancy triage, treatment and exam rooms
  • Six fast-track rooms
  • Seven Care Initiation Assessment (CIA) rooms
  • Five behavioral health rooms with observation station
  • Four trauma/resuscitation rooms
  • Dedicated CT and X-Ray diagnostic services
  • Secure decontamination area
  • Infectious disease isolation room
  • Sexual assault treatment and examination room
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Project Details

Key Team Members

  • Ed Paine
  • Carla Cremers
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