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||Med and CC
The ER Delay is the difference between the Accept DtTm and Arrive_DtTm for patients arriving from the ER.
It's is calculated by created_variables_common_maker query and stored in created_variables_common table in CFE.
- Measure the time spent using ER bed/facilities/staff while already accepted under a Medicine or Critical Care Service.
- Measure the delay of movement of patient from ER bed to Medicine or Critical Care bed.
Reporting and Analysis
The SAS Program to read the data is in X:\Julie\SAS_CFE\CFE_macros\CFE_ERWait_Moves.sas
Used to be collected as ER Wait and before that as Moves for Medicine.