For emergency department organization, the Norms and Procedures for Emergency Care identifies and describes the following fundamental functional elements of an emergency department: triage, resuscitation, observation/treatment, procedures, hygiene/infection control, mass casualty incident and disaster management, security, and rapid disposition.
sidHARTe's Norms and Procedures tool includes the following:
Emergency ward functional organization
Emergency ward operational guidelines
Emergency ward architectural guidelines
Emergency ward staffing guidelines and ratios