To a citizen who is in condition of Emergency, the Hospital secures
an adequate reply to his/her necessity.
The way for Emergency - Urgency is activated:
The " doctor on duty " service secures place of residence
interventions for night -time, festive and "on Saturdays"
The service is activated from 8 p.m. to a.m. … all working days and from 8 a.m. on Saturdays to 8 a.m. on Mondays or on days successive to holidays.
The " doctor on duty " service can be requested by telephone and is free of charge.
The telephone service " 118 " is coordinated by an Emergency
Radio/Phone Exchange which assures first aid assistance in the quickest
time. The Emergency Radio/Phone Exchange is connected with the service
of medical cars and the first aid stations of territorial and regional
The operator who received the emergency call, values, on the grounds of available information, the gravity of the case and sends for a fit means of trasport.
To every patient who is taken to a first aid station is assigned
from a nurse a code of access distinguished by a fit colour to point
out the seriousness of the case.
|RED CODE||identifies serious cases involving immediate danger of life.|
|YELLOW CODE||identifies patients with important and urgent symptoms.|
|GREEN CODE||identifies health problems which do not compromise
If the services supplied are postponed, the patient could pay a fixed first aid charge.
|WHITE CODE||identifies less serious cases that could be treated by a family doctor.|
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