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How We Work

Policies, Procedures & Guidelines

Clinical & Operational Practice:

Tools

  • Handover sticker
  • Nurse initiated pathology/radiology reference card
  • DOS Huddles: 0000, 0400, 0830. 1200, 1600, 1900
  • BAT call documentation form
  • Duress pendants sign out/in sheet

What's Different?

  • Paths of travel
  • Addition of an eye room
  • New Adult Acute Assessment and Triage Treatment rooms
  • External door from Adult Acute Assessment Room to AV bay
  • Visitor access and intercoms
  • Staff Base door release buttons

Communications

Telecommunication:

  • DECT phones for NIC and ED Consultants / Registrar
  • Pagers for PSA’s
  • Landlines for clerical staff and all other restaff
  • Fax
  • ED PA

Screens:

  • CCTV at main Staff Base
  • AV Arrivals Board
  • ED Status

Other:

  • Bedside emergency checklists
  • Department Cleaning Schedule
  • Fixed duress/portable duress
  • Nurse call & emergency call
  • EDIS