TABLE 1

Summary of Responses

Demographics of Respondentsn (%)
Total99
Physicians51 (52)
 EM46
 Pediatrics2
 Pediatrics and EM1
 Internal medicine and EM2
Family NPs14 (14)
PAs34 (34)
Availability of pediatric-specific area
 Pediatric area in ED 24 h29 (29)
 Pediatric area open few hours of day10 (10)
 No pediatric area60 (61)
Availability of pediatric-trained physicians in ED
 Availability of PEM attending18 (18)
 Availability of general pediatrics attending8 (8)
 No pediatric attending73 (74)
  • PEM, pediatric emergency medicine.