Los Rosales emergencies with high flow of patients, users must wait hours

Los Rosales emergencies with high flow of patients, users must wait hours
Los Rosales emergencies with high flow of patients, users must wait hours

Due to the recurring complaints from users about the emergency service at the Los Rosales clinic, in which they claim they must wait up to 10 hours for attentionFrom the medical center, through a statement, they explained that the significant increase in cases of dengue and respiratory diseases has in fact increased the flow of patients in said area.

They stated that the clinic’s emergency unit has fluctuating movements, there are days when a high flow of patients is recorded, as there are others when everything returns to normal.

Mauricio Acosta, director of the clinic, explains the situations that occur with the emergency service.

“We remind you that the care process in the emergency department is dynamic and can present fluctuations due to particular situations; we are experiencing a significant increase in cases of dengue and respiratory diseases, which can generate high volumes of patients,” said the manager.

From the healthcare center, they explained the care process according to the triage system, which operates at a general level for all medical centers in the city, being Yo for situations that endanger the patient’s life, such as cardiorespiratory arrest, strokes and severe hemorrhages. These patients must be treated immediately.

Triage II, patients who can deteriorate quickly or face serious consequences if they are not seen within 30 minutes. Includes cases of serious injuries and high-impact trauma.

Triage III, patients who require urgent care, but whose situation is not as critical as in the previous levels. The approximate service time is 2 to 6 hours.

Triage IVpatients whose medical conditions are not life-threatening, but who still require medical attention within 6 to 12 hours.

Triage V, patients with acute or chronic problems who do not present evidence of significant deterioration. The approximate service time is 12 to 24 hours.

 
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