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Communication most common activity in emergency department

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An observational study on staff multitasking and activities at two emergency departments in Sweden shows that clinical staff spend up to 42% of time on information exchange, most of which is face-to-face. This information exchange was also the activity that was most multitasked with other activities.

Abstract available here

Healthcare Environments 150

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