TITLE

While patients wait, triage nurses do interventions

PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
ED Nursing;May2009, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p79
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses emergency nursing triage protocols used in the emergency department (ED) at Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center in Houston, Texas. The protocols allow triage nurses to start interventions while the patient is waiting to see the physician. Nursing protocols include urine tests, X-rays, and blood tests.
ACCESSION #
37922468

 

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