trauma room

If the patient has multiple x-rays performed, there needs to be documentation of portable for all or documentation of the presence of the RN or CRNA, patient vital signs, and/or care rendered must be present for all x-rays that are not performed portable. If this is not the case, you should report 2, no, for …

If there is documentation and/or an order that the patient is a transfer out and is to report to a receiving facility, PTSF recommends this patient be captured as a transfer out. You may have other transfer out by private vehicle patients that do the same, stop somewhere, they just don’t tell you. It isn’t …

There are no guidelines in the PTOS Manual that tell you not to use PACU as a post ed location, it just isn’t in the current menu as an option. I recommend recording 15, other, for Post ED Destination and specifying PACU in the Specify field that opens. For Procedure Location, you can record 13, …