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Variations by Hospital Type, Season and Day by Greg Webster, Heather Dawson and Raymond Przybysz

Half of the patients who were admitted via the ED to large community and teaching hospitals waited 2.2 hours or less to access an in-patient bed once the decision to admit them from the ED had been made (Table 1). There was variation in bed wait times in the ED between individual hospitals, with median bed wait times in the ED ranging from zero to 4.8 hours for these hospitals.


This entry was posted on Thursday, March 3rd, 2016 at 6:00 am and is filed under Throw Back Thursday (TBT).