HQC Posted on Monday, November 30, 2015 2:40 PM
Many Saskatchewan patients are still in hospital after they no longer require the intensity of service provided in this care setting. Often these patients remain in hospital because the type of care they do need is not available. This is one of several factors contributing to long waits in emergency departments.
Over the past year a team involved with the provincial Emergency Department Waits and Patient Flow Initiative has developed a standard definition for these Alternat...
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