New Alert Codes of the Department of Surgery of Ospital ng Maynila Medical Center

New Alert Codes of the Department of Surgery of Ospital ng Maynila Medical Center

by Reynaldo O Joson on Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at 10:48pm

Effective January 10, 2012, to be aligned with the Department of Health alert codes, the new alert codes of the Department of Surgery of Ospital ng Maynila Medical Center (OMMC) will be the following:

 

Code White Alert – one surgical team is physically present and the two other teams are on call

Code Blue Alert – two surgical teams are physically present in the hospital and the last team is on call

Code Red Alert – all the surgical teams (3 teams) are physically present in the hospital

 

The OMMC Surgery Surgical Teams consist of three teams:

Team I Surgical residents, interns and consultants

Team II Surgical residents, interns and consultants

Team III Surgical residents, interns and consultants

 

The alert codes of the Department of Surgery shall be used primarily in anticipation for surge of surgical patients to OMMC, particularly, to the Emergency Room and Operating Room of OMMC.  Secondarily, they will be used in collaboration with the alert codes to be activated by the Hospital (OMMC).

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