Standard handover received from paramedics

This is based on 2 acronyms – ATMIST & SAMPLE.

A – Age and other patient details
T- Time of incident
M – Mechanism
I – Injuries Sustained
S – Signs 
T – Treatment and Trends

 

S – Signs and Symptoms
A – Allergies
M – Medications
P – Past Medical History
L – Last Ate / LMP (in females)
E – Events (This is usually the MIST)
M – Mechanism of Injury
I – Injuries Sustained
S – Signs 
T – Treatment and Trends in the Vital Signs