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On average, HOW many patients do you see in the emergency room per shift?

October 24th, 2021

Depends on the trauma level of the facility. Trauma 1's are typically 60-100 beds. Trauma 4's can be as small as 6-8 beds. The Ratio is usually 3:1 or 4:1 per nurse.

October 22nd, 2021

I would see anywhere from 20 on slow days up to 40 on a crazy day. That was for a 12 hour shift.

October 19th, 2021

Per nurse

October 19th, 2021

Any where from 15 to twenty depending on the flow.

September 22nd, 2021

Depends on the day and if we have any holds waiting for rooms. Per shift the ER I work for sees about 50 pts so about 100 total for a 24 hr period.