In order to prepare you for your rotation in the Emergency Department at Cincinnati Children’s please review the following videos prior to your first shift. There are two videos – first the orientation to the ED, then an orientation to the Shock Trauma Suite.

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Connie McAneney, MD
Emergency Department Rotation Director

Step 1 Orientation to the ED Rotation

Step 2 Orientation to the Shock Trauma Suite

Important Update 11-18-16: Below is an update to trauma activation criteria. The orientation will be amended to reflect these changes soon.

November 2016 Update        Full List of Criteria

Additional Materials

ED Intake Team

Please read this detailed description of the intake team process that will begin in February 2018. 

Epic Side-by-Side Update

As of April 4th, 2017 the ASAP Epic module will be updated with new functionality. Please do the training module on ELM. It takes 15 minutes and you can find it by going to MyHub on CenterLink under the Learning @ CCHMC tab. Click My Learning and Search the Catalog for “Epic ASAP Side.” You want to choose the one entitled “ASAP Side-by-Side Track Board.” Enroll and launch the module.

You can also review the following materials:

ED Rotation Goals and Objectives

The current version of the rotation goals and objectives, delineated by level of training.

Milestones Evaluation Guide for the ED Rotation

This is the guideline that our faculty and fellows use to evaluate you during the ED rotation. Please take a look at which of the Milestones have been included as well as what the faculty will be looking at when they provide feedback to you.


Customizing the ASAP ED Epic Toolbar

STI Screening Project Epic Instructions