Which of the following is the best solution to the hospitals dilemma?

A hospital has two facilities in the same town but they are six miles apart. Each has an emergency Show more A hospital has two facilities in the same town but they are six miles apart. Each has an emergency department. A patient is seen in the North Campus emergency department. He has a condition requiring immediate treatment by a specialist located at the South Campus. The hospital has two options: require the physician to travel to North Campus or transfer the patient to South Campus. Which of the following is the best solution to the hospitals dilemma? Select one: a. Convene a meeting of legal counsel and the risk management department. b. Transfer the patient because it would greatly inconvenience the physician to have to come to North Campus. c. Immediately call the physician and require him or her to come to the North Campus. d. Determine what is in the patients best interests and the best interests of the other patients the physician is seeing at the time. Show less

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