Included In This Lesson
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Discuss and implement appropriate triage methods, critical incident management, and ethical/legal issues including following EMTALA.
- Discuss ways to prioritize assessments when patients arrive in the Emergency Department to ensure the best possible outcomes.
- Identify the priorities for assessment and nursing management of major disease processes and conditions for each major body system.
- Discuss the medical management and anticipated treatment priorities for the same conditions.