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Walk-in Patient presents to the ED
Triaged by Paramedic/RN Legitimate emergency?
Patient visits registration after severity is determined


Patient is brought in by squad
Patient is taken to ED room
Patient is taken to a room as one becomes available

Paramedic/RN interviews patient for CC, obtains vitals, may start line/labs depending on CC

Physician visits patients as triaged. Orders diagnostic tests/procedures
Suport staff performs diagnostic tests
Results are reviewed by physician, treatments are ordered (entered into computer)

RNs administer ordered medications,

treatment outcomes are evaluated by MD (Further testing) or RN and reported to MD.

Patient is discharged
Patient is admitted