TRIAGE CLASSIFICATIONS

CLASSIFICATION 1: CRITICAL CARE

Life-saving treatments must be initiated within seconds to minutes.

  • Actively Seizing
  • Road Traffic Accidents
  • Excessive Bleeding
  • Heat Stroke
  • Poisoning
  • Difficulty Breathing

 

CLASSIFICATION 2: URGENT CARE 

Currently stable, but is a first priority patient.

  • Closed Fracture
  • Diarrhea
  • Actively Vomiting
  • Bowel Obstruction
  • Urinary Tract Problems
  • Birthing Difficulties

 

CLASSIFICATION 3: NON-URGENT CARE 

Stable and patient will be seen as soon as possible.

  • Skin Conditions
  • Lameness
  • Sore Eyes/Ears
  • Abscesses
  • Minor Wounds
  • Chronic Diseases