Summary

These guidelines have been produced to assist Victorian health services to implement and operate emergency department short stay units that support good practice.  They aim to: provide a consistent understanding of the purpose of short stay units; offer guidance regarding patient selection and reporting activity; set high-level operational measures to benchmark performance; reduce variation in care while improving service efficiency and quality.

Details

Publication Type
PDF
Topic
Policies and guidelines
Date Published
06 Jun 2017
Size
18 pages