What does ED stand for?

Emergency department

A health facility acronym that stands for the medical treatment area that specializes in the care of patients that require immediate attention; helps a variety of people, such as people with sever blood loss and women going into labor; usually operates 24 hours a day; more commonly known as the ER.


"Thankfully I've never been to the ED.
U r lucky, I've been there 3 times in the last year alone!"

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Last Updated: November 5, 2014

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