Journal Article
Study

Design and trial of a new ambulance-to-emergency department handover protocol: 'IMIST-AMBO.'

Iedema R; Ball C; Daly B; Young J; Green T; Middleton PM; Foster-Curry C; Jones M; Hoy S; Comerford D.

Prior research has documented errors in handoffs between ambulance and emergency department personnel. This study reports on the development and initial implementation of a structured tool for use at this handoff.