Surafel Tsega, Author at Rheumatology Advisor

Surafel Tsega

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Patient throughput

Patient throughput Emergency department (ED) overcrowding and diurnal patterns in patient flow affects patient safety and experience outcomes, which puts increased pressured on hospitalists and inpatient staff to discharge earlier in day. In a 2007 study in the Annals of Emergency Medicine (Fee, et.al.) highlighted the effect on time to antibiotic administration for patients diagnosed…

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