Patient Hand-off

As you may be aware, UHS is trying to change the way the ED accepts its patients, when they areĀ  transitioning patients from EMS to the ED. Many of you have received the reference cards. They are placed in the clipboard of each ambulance and reference cards for your ID tags are available. Attached for your reference is the MIST Format, and also below are demonstrations of the effective hand-off from both points of view:

Effective Patient Handoff – Hospital Providers

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