Critical skills practice required to help prevent, identify early on, and handle rare events. The goal is to provide an inclusive experience that what would normally take years of practice to accumulate.
The department of Medical Education includes a auditorium, media center, classrooms and catering services. Easily accessible from patient care staff areas, this facility houses weekly grand rounds and various educational seminars for professionals and the community.
- Cardiac cath lab
- Cardiac rehab
- Stress and pacemaker lab
- Hemodialysis unit
- Hyperbaric medicine
- Neurology lab
- Pulmonary function lab
- Respiratory therapy
- Sleep lab
- Verified Level-1 Trauma Center
Our state of the art Akron General Medical Library provides health care professionals with free access to health-related materials and information. The Medical Library is open to all medical professionals — physicians, residents, medical students, nurses and all allied health professionals. Over 25 Internet connected (T1 line) computers ensure that Akron General healthcare professionals have resources they need to find information about specific healthcare topics.
The Akron General Community Health Library provides free access to health-related materials and information. The Library is open to the public — patients, their families and friends, visitors, hospital staff, community organizations, businesses — anyone who is seeking health information. It's Akron General's way of ensuring that the Akron community has the resources it needs to find information about specific health care topics.
The services below are offered to our medical staff and residents:
- Digital Photography (Surgical Photos, license application, Patient photography and copy work)
- In-house printing
- 35 mm slides from PowerPoint presentations
- Software 97-2000-XP
- Charts & tables
- Sounds & movie clips
- Video duplications
- Satellite downlinks, Polycom Video Conferencing
- Patient and staff education channels (available on the Tigr system)