ED-2 Emergency Department Throughput – Admitted Patients – Admit decision time to ED departure time for admitted patients

Median time (in minutes) from admit decision time to time of departure from the emergency department for emergency department patients admitted to inpatient status. 

 

Measure Steward

CMS/OFMQ

 

Measure Numerator

Median time (in minutes) from Decision to Admit to ED departure for patients admitted to the facility from the emergency department.

 

Measure Denominator

All ED patients admitted to the facility from the ED and stratified according to Inpatient Admission or Diagnosis of Psychiatric/Mental Health condition.