Medical Staff Pulse Newsletter

Leadership Series: Emergency Department Utilization


Watch the next video from a series featuring executive leaders talking about the institution's most important goals and initiatives. Jeff Smith, MD, JD, MMM, talks about avoiding the Emergency Department for non-emergency care, and employees' many convenient care options for non-emergency conditions such as flu symptoms, nausea, headaches, muscle pain or sore throats. Smith is executive vice president of Hospital Operations and chief operating officer of Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

Want to see more of the Leadership Video Series? Click here to meet Cedars-Sinai's executive leaders, hear their insights and learn more about the role you play in fulfilling Cedars-Sinai's mission. Past video topics include operational efficiency, patient care, hospital flow and service.