Elimination of Emergency Department Ambulance Divert during the COVID-19 Pandemic Was Not Associated with an Increase in the Average Number of Ambulance Arrivals Per Day
CONCLUSION: Elimination of ambulance divert was not associated with increases in the number of mean daily ambulance arrivals or EMS turnaround intervals, delays in ESI 2 patients being placed in beds, or prolonged time to head CT in stroke code patients.PMID:37851946 | DOI:10.1080/10903127.2023.2271567 (Source: Prehospital Emergency Care)
Source: Prehospital Emergency Care - October 18, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Aaron M Burnett Kari B Haley Matthew F Milder Bjorn K Peterson Joey Duren Andrew Stevens Danielle M Hermes Paul Nystrom Joseph Lippert Jennifer L Moberg Kurt M Isenberger Source Type: research