Lourdes Emergency Department includes a Rapid Medical Evaluation (RME). The service includes the addition of four treatment spaces with chairs instead of traditional beds.  Rapid Medical Evaluation assures patients that a medical provider will assess their condition immediately upon their arrival inside the Emergency Department. 

“Lourdes is setting the course for healthcare in western Kentucky with the opening of the RME,” says Jeremy Klope, M.D., Lourdes’ Medical Director of the Emergency Department.  

 
Lourdes announces the opening of a Rapid Medical Evaluation (RME). The new service includes the addition of four treatment spaces with chairs instead of traditional beds. Rapid Medical Evaluation assures patients that a medical provider will assess their condition immediately upon their arrival inside the Emergency Department.