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Five patients

Michael Crichton

Five patients

the hospital explained

by Michael Crichton

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Ballantine in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Massachusetts General Hospital,
  • Hospital care

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael Crichton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA"982"B7"M35"1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 242 p.
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20785814M

    This document describes the Emergency Severity Index (ESI) triage algorithm, Implementation Handbook, and DVDs. The Emergency Severity Index (ESI) is a five-level emergency department (ED) triage algorithm that provides clinically relevant stratification of patients into five groups from 1 (most urgent) to 5 (least urgent) on the basis of acuity and resource needs.   Another Five Patients tells the story of a team of house officers in a modern hospital, and the five patients they must save. When one of the resident physicians, Dr. Kip Paiva, becomes a critically ill patient herself, the team is forever changed.

    Will help estimate number of patients to schedule Sets realistic time frame for procedures Electronic scheduling. Systems can automatically provide detail to analyze. Effectiveness of patient. Scheduling May allow more minutes. For. Follow-up visits or build in slack time. The Choose and Book scheme is a good idea: instead of patients waiting for a letter from the hospital giving the time and date of an appointment, it can be pre-booked at a time and date to suit.

      SHERI FINK is the author of the New York Times bestselling book, Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital (Crown, ) about choices made in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. She is a correspondent at the New York Times, where her and her colleagues' stories on the West Africa Ebola crisis were recognized with the Pulitzer Prize for Brand: Crown Publishing Group. Now, through his research lab, Gawande is training doctors to ask the five questions and testing and measuring what changes for patients when they do. The goal is to scale the approach so it.


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