Navigating Triage Protocols: Steps 6 & 7
Steps 6 & 7: Choosing The Right Protocol & Getting Your Patient To The Right Level Of Care
Navigating Protocols: Steps 6 & 7, continues the next steps of the 10 Critical Steps to a Triage Call. Step 6 will talk about choosing the right protocol, and step 7 helps you determine how to pick the right disposition to get your patient to the right level of care. The purpose of using protocols is to classify and prioritize symptoms so the nurse can rule out the most emergent symptoms. Protocols, when used properly, also standardize the triage process and maximize the chances the patient will reach the right level of care.