Physician Triage Reduces Emergency Wait Times

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Identifier Physician-Triage-Reduces-Emergency-Wait-Times_Glaspie_NURS-4605_EBP_2020
Title Physician Triage Reduces Emergency Wait Times
Creator Kaitlyn Glaspie, University of Utah BSN Student
Description Across the country wait times to see providers in Emergency Departments are of colossal concern. Lengthy wait times for walk in Emergency Department patients may result in: delayed diagnosis, prolonged testing, patients leaving without being seen, and poor patient satisfaction. Many facilities have implemented a physician in triage rather than the contrasting system in place; a nurse in triage. Curiosity led the comparison of these two triage approaches.
Subject Evidence-Based Nursing; Evidence-Based Practice; Education, Nursing; Time-to-Treatment; Emergency Treatment; Patient Satisfaction; Triage; Emergency Service, Hospital; Clinical Protocols; Research Design
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2020
Date Digital 2020
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s6mm1qqs
Relation is Part of Nursing 4605 Evidence Based Practice Posters
Format application/pdf
Rights Copyright © College of Nursing, University of Utah
Setname ehsl_nursebp
Date Created 2020-05-05
Date Modified 2020-05-18
ID 1547154
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6mm1qqs