Trauma ByPass The hospital's ability to function as a trauma center has been exceeded.
This does not replace Yellow Alert. Capacity The hospital's capacity has been exceeded. This decision is at the discretion of the facility.
Prior to diverting pediatric patients, medical consultation is advised for pediatric patient transports when emergency departments are on yellow alert. Reports Yellow Alert The emergency department temporarily requests that it receive absolutely no patients in need of urgent medical care.
We are engaged on the issue and committed to looking at options that support our full range of digital offerings to the EU market. Yellow alert is initiated because the Emergency dept is experiencing a temporary overwhelming overload such that priority Marykand and III patients may not be managed safely. Unfortunately, our website is currently unavailable in most European countries.
We continue to identify technical compliance solutions that will provide all readers with our award-winning journalism. Blue When an EMS jurisdictional system is temporarily taxed to its limits in providing pre hospital care and ambulance transportation due to extraordinary situations such as snow, icing, flooding or other circumstances that contribute to high demand for ambulance service, the jurisdiction may declare blue alert status which suspends yellow alert.
Mini Disaster The emergency department reports that their facility has, in effect, suspended operation and can receive absolutely no patients due to a situation such as a power-outage, fire, gas leak, bomb scare, etc. These ECG monitored beds will include all in-patient critical care areas and telemetry beds.