PATIENT MANAGEMENT

Learning Outcome

Triage and prioritisation

Code

PM2

Description

Trainees must be able to recognise when a patient's clinical presentation needs priority and make appropriate arrangements to expedite their care.  And learn to give priority besides clinical conditions like age (extremes) physical condition and patients with special needs.  In ophthalmic emergencies they must be able to contribute to clinical triage.

Assessment

Assessment - MSF ,CbD, end of year exams, COECSA Exams

Target Year of Achievement

Year 3/4 yr program

Related Learning Outcomes

BP 18, BP30

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