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Table 1 Some characteristics of the three participating hospitals and their emergency departments (ED)

From: Physician-led team triage based on lean principles may be superior for efficiency and quality? A comparison of three emergency departments with different triage models

Hospital Catchment population (approx.) Beds at hospital (approx.) Attendants at ED Age of visitors at ED Working model at ED
  n n n   
Capio S:t Görans Hospital 430000 310 64358 >15 Physician triage
Södersjukhuset 600000 450 91509 ≥18/15 Nurse-physician triage
Central Hospital Västerås 251000 350 52271 All ages Nurse triage