4. Re-Triaging Triage

117 responses

Do you annually train on MCI/Disaster Response at your agency?

116 out of 117 answered

1
Yes
69%/ 81 resp.
2
No
30%/ 35 resp.

Does your jurisdiction have an Active Shooter/Active Threat plan?

117 out of 117 answered

1
Yes
81%/ 95 resp.
2
No
18%/ 22 resp.

What does your agency use for triage categorization?

117 out of 117 answered

1
Triage tags
88%/ 103 resp.
2
Colored tape
33%/ 39 resp.
3
None of the above
2%/ 3 resp.

What color designates a deceased patient?

39 out of 117 answered

1
Black
89%/ 35 resp.
2
"Zebra"
10%/ 4 resp.
3
Silver
0%/ 0 resp.
4
Other
0%/ 0 resp.

Do your providers include the choice of destination hospital as a component of triage?

39 out of 117 answered

1
Yes
30%/ 12 resp.
2
No
69%/ 27 resp.

Do your providers prioritize transport, when available, over on-scene patient grouping?

38 out of 117 answered

1
Yes
76%/ 29 resp.
2
No
23%/ 9 resp.

Which triage tool do you use at your agency?

113 out of 117 answered

1
START
80%/ 91 resp.
2
JumpSTART
28%/ 32 resp.
3
SALT
11%/ 13 resp.
4
Other
6%/ 7 resp.

Which of the following are concepts included in the Hartford Consensus?

116 out of 117 answered

1
All of the above
75%/ 87 resp.
2
Recognize that the initial care providers will be bystanders
18%/ 21 resp.
3
Compressing the zones delivers care to injured victims more rapidly
3%/ 4 resp.
4
Tactical emergency medical support (TEMS) should be called to the scene
1%/ 2 resp.
5
Transport to definitive care
1%/ 2 resp.

Which of the following do your Law Enforcement Officers carry?

117 out of 117 answered

1
Tourniquets
94%/ 110 resp.
2
Hemostatic Gauze
32%/ 38 resp.
3
Chest Seals
20%/ 24 resp.
4
None of the above
6%/ 7 resp.
5
Thoracostomy Needles
0%/ 1 resp.

Are your officers being trained to treat hemorrhaging patients in the warm zone?

117 out of 117 answered

1
Yes
80%/ 94 resp.
2
No
19%/ 23 resp.

Do you currently use a patient & family reunification tracking system for MCI's

117 out of 117 answered

1
Yes
19%/ 23 resp.
2
No
80%/ 94 resp.

Are you in the process of developing one?

94 out of 117 answered

1
Yes
18%/ 17 resp.
2
No
81%/ 77 resp.

Do you participate in active violence training?

116 out of 117 answered

1
Yes
75%/ 88 resp.
2
No
24%/ 28 resp.

Are you involved in multidisciplinary planning for active violence events?

117 out of 117 answered

1
Yes
74%/ 87 resp.
2
No
25%/ 30 resp.