Simple Triage and Rapid Treatment

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Simple Triage and Rapid Treatment

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START

A procedure for quickly classifying injured patients according to the severity of their injuries and for treating those who are most severely injured first.
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Our current triage practices, including the START triage tool, assume that communication and transportation to a health care facility are functioning.
The additional, tailored medical resources incorporated into CoBRA(R) systems for the exercise include current data from the American Medical Association in partnership with the CDC regarding the Management of Public Health Emergencies, smallpox tracking forms, Hospital Emergency Incident Command System (HEICS) documentation and forms and the CoBRA(R) triage tool, based on START Triage.