Table 5

‚ÄÉMean waiting time and processing time (in minute) according to triage category

CategoryTimeTrial periodControl periodp
*Statistically significant difference by two tailed t test.
1 (critical)Waiting00
Processing2525
2 (emergent)Waiting55
Processing2745<0.001*
3 (urgent)Waiting1415
Processing5465<0.001*
4 (semi-urgent)Waiting3052<0.001*
Processing7698<0.001*
5 (non-urgent)Waiting75116<0.001*
Processing1121460.001*