0050_NWLD_ESI Triage_Live - 8/30/23 Class

August 31, 2023

This course is designed to educate the emergency nurse in Emergency Severity Index (ESI) triage. At the completion of this activity, participants will have the information they need to be able to properly triage patients in the emergency department.

Target Audience

Nurse, Registered (RN)

Learning Objectives

1) Identify resources for the ESI algorithm.

2) Summarize the three major criteria for ESI level 2 as well as patients who require up-triage to ESI level 2 based on vital sign criteria.

3) Select immediate lifesaving interventions as defined by the ESI algorithm.

4) Apply the ESI algorithm to patient case study scenarios and select patients who require up-triage to ESI level 2 based on vital sign criteria.

Course summary
Course opens: 
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Event starts: 
08/31/2023 - 2:00pm PDT
Event ends: 
08/31/2023 - 5:00pm PDT

Disclosure of Financial or In-Kind Commercial Support & Conflict of Interest

No one involved in the planning or presentation of this educational activity have any relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. No financial or in-kind commercial support was received to produce or promote this educational activity. 

– Provider Designee/Verification:  Kerri Maya, MSL, RN


In support of improving patient care, Sutter Health, is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), and the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Credit Designation Statement

Sutter Health designates this LIVE activity for a maximum of 5.5 continuing professional development contact hours for nurses, Learners should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Note to Other DisciplinesAMA PRA Category 1 Hours Credits™ Continuing Medical Education is acceptable for meeting the continuing education requirements for Pharmacists, Physician Assistants, Psychologists, Registered Nurses, and Respiratory Care Practitioners. For other disciplines, please check with the regulatory board for your discipline to confirm what type of credits meet the continuing education requirements. Continuing education hours for nurses accredited by ANCC, via Joint Accreditation.


Attendance & Credit Claiming

Enter the 6-letter attendance verification code when prompted in the Attendance object in the course progress outline.  Follow the outline to complete all remaining course objects before claiming CE credit in line with your clinical discipline and commensurate with participation.


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