Workers performing triage on the EP4 training exercise

As part of the project Continuous professional training of emergency medicine workers, the EP4 training programme was held in Crikvenica from 15 to 18 June 2020 for workers performing triage in emergency medicine. The importance of the triage approach to the patient came to the fore in the extraordinary circumstances of the coronavirus pandemic. Triage process was crucial to respond to this epidemiological challenge in an infrastructural and adequate manner. Led by Davorka Furdek and a team of national instructors, hospital workers from Rijeka, VaraĹždin, Sisak, Zabok, Zadar and Zagreb improved their knowledge of the triage process - the accurate assessment of the patient's urgency according to his main problem, general impression and measured vital parameters.
The project Continuing professional training of emergency medicine workers is co-financed by resources from the European Social Fund and implemented by the Croatian Institute of Emergency Medicine to maintain and improve the knowledge and skills of emergency medicine workers, while at the same time advancing healthcare in the Republic of Croatia and improving access to high-quality health services.