A & E


i. (abbreviation for accident and emergency) (British English) The part of a hospital where people who need urgent treatment are taken.

ii. (British) In Britain, A & E is the part of a hospital that deals with accidents and emergencies. [A & E is an abbreviation for 'accident and emergency']

* All eight elements should be in.

1. Purposeful and necessary to have department in medical facility.

2. Hospital is safe and secure, from within (the grounds) and without (the surroundings).

3. Part is signposted and so quickly and easily reachable. And place will not be far from the hospital's entrance(s) !

4. The personnel on duty will be complete at all times.

5. The equipment will be state-of-the-art and functional.

6. Ambience of department will be clean or neat, and tidy.

7. Manned and operational at all twenty-four hours of the day.

8. Serves purpose(s); saves lives, reduces the risks of fatalities, promotes well-being, etc. That is, staff will be very efficient.

1. See perfect EMERGENCY (1).


3. See perfect NINE ONE ONE CALL.

4. See perfect WILDCAT STRIKE.

5. See perfect HIPPOCRATIC OATH (2).

6. See perfect INFECTIOUSNESS.

7. See perfect SENSE OF URGENCY.

8. See perfect PROFESSIONALISM (1).