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Simple Triage And Rapid Treatment START Triage START Triage ã Developed in California in the early 1980’s by Hoag Hospital and Newport Beach Fire and Marine (California) ã Rapid approach to triaging large numbers of causalities ã Easy to remember START Triage ã Initial patient assessment and treatment should take less than 30 seconds for each patient ã Patients are triaged based upon 4 factors – Ability to walk away from the scene – Respiration or 30 respirat
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  START Triage S imple T riage  A nd R apid T reatment  START Triage ãDeveloped in California in the early 1980’s by Hoag Hospital and Newport Beach Fire and Marine (California) ãRapid approach to triaging large numbers of causalitiesãEasy to remember   START Triage ãInitial patient assessment and treatment should take less than 30 seconds for each patientãPatients are triaged based upon 4 factors  –  Ability to walk away from the scene – Respiration > or < 30 respirations per minute – Pulse –Radial pulse ? or capillary refill < or > 2 seconds – Mental Status –able/unable to follow simple commands R espirations P ulse M ental Status  START Triage ãFirst -clear the walking wounded using verbal instructions.  – Direct them to the treatment areas for detailed assessment and treatment  – These Patients are triaged MINOR ãNow check your RPM s
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