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Table 2 Definition of dispatch priority accuracy

From: Medical priority dispatch codes—comparison with National Early Warning Score

  NEWS
High
NEWS
Medium
NEWS
Low
A priority CORRECT OVER-TRIAGE OVER-TRIAGE
B priority UNDER-TRIAGE CORRECT OVER-TRIAGE
C priority UNDER-TRIAGE UNDER-TRIAGE CORRECT
D priority UNDER-TRIAGE UNDER-TRIAGE CORRECT