Seminar ID: 100774

Start Triage and Rapid Treatment: A Case Study

Presented By:
Virginia Ann Peterson

LPN
Virginia Ann Peterson

You will Learn:

  • How to effectively triage using the S.T.A.R.T. acronym.
  • How identify key pieces for high risk patients.
  • The desired outcome based on the appropriate triage process.

In this quick ten minute preview segment of our upcoming live webinar, “Five Things You Should Know About Telephone Triage”, we will review briefly one of today’s current acronyms associated with telephone triage. There are various triage acronyms; however, we will focus on S.T.A.R.T. - Start Triage and Rapid Treatment. Although, this acronym is quite basic, it is effective for triage nurses to follow. We will explore the S.T.A.R.T. acronym with a case study.