CDU – Transfer

For patients awaiting cross site transfer

Specific admission criteria

  • Transfer agreed
  • Fit for transfer
  • Manageable behavior
  • Emergency treatment complete

Tasks to complete during admission

  • Full Nursing observations every hour
  • Ensure handover to admitting ward
  • Liaise with ambulance/transport as appropriate

Deterioration

  • Patient MUST be reviewed by ED team
  • Update admitting team

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