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Triage

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Metadata item type:Help on this termObject Class
METeOR identifier:Help on this term268975
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Retired 07/12/2005
Definition:Help on this termProcess by which a patient is briefly assessed upon arrival in the emergency department to determine the urgency of their problem and priority for care.
Context:Help on this termEmergency department care.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService/care event

Source and reference attributes

Origin:Help on this termHospital Demand Management Group, Metropolitan Health and Aged Care Services Division, State Government Department of Human Services, Victoria. http://www.health.vic.gov.au/hdms/triage.htm

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Triage—triage date Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

Triage—triage time Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

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