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Public-images-osm logo.svg emergency = emergency_ward_entrance
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to mark the entrance to an emergency ward Edit or translate this description.
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Use emergency=emergency_ward_entrance to mark the entrance to an emergency ward.

An emergency ward (EW), also known as an accident & emergency department (A&E), emergency department (ED), emergency room (ER) or casualty department, is a medical treatment facility specializing in emergency medicine, the acute care of patients who present without prior appointment for care of illnesses or injuries requiring immediate medical attention. An emergency ward is usually found in a hospital.


See also