Manitoba to fast-track less critical emergency patients

Lett, Dan
October 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/26/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 9, p1031
Academic Journal
Reports on the implementation of a fast-lane system for patients with relatively minor ailments at the Health Sciences Centre in Manitoba as of October 26, 2004. Factors which led to the development of the fast-lane system; Amount to be spent for computer systems that will track patients and plot treatments; Cause of overcrowding in emergency departments.


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