LWBS


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LWBS

Left Without Being Seen Medtalk.adjective Referring to a Pt who left a healthcare facility without examination or treatment. See Against medical advice.
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Various studies have shown that EDO increases LWBS rates.
also found that while the number of patients LWBS was 5% prior to FT, the number reduced to2% by opening FT area.
Enhanced reporting capability has allowed us to address unresolved issues, such as the LWBS patients.
The LWBS rate was cut in half, from 5 percent to 2.