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ED/HOSPITAL ARRIVAL TIME
05-Apr-2007
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Emergency Department Information

 

 

Definition

The time the patient arrived to the ED/hospital.

 

Additional Information

  • If the patient was brought to the ED, enter time patient arrived at ED.  If patient was directly admitted to the hospital, enter time patient was admitted to the hospital.
  • Collected as HH:MM.
  • HH:MM should be collected as military time.
  • Used to auto-generate two additional calculated fields: Total EMS Time: (elapsed time from EMS dispatch to hospital arrival) and Total Length of Hospital Stay (elapsed time from ED/Hospital Arrival to ED/Hospital Discharge).

 

 

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