All eCTAS features and functions are currently operational.

The Electronic Canadian Triage and Acuity Scale (eCTAS) initiative aims to:

  1. Improve patient safety and quality of care by establishing an electronic triage decision support tool that standardizes that application of national triage guidelines (CTAS) across Ontario.
  2. Enhance accountability through the timely collection and analysis of triage data.

eCTAS by the numbers

Participating hospitals 120+ participating hospitals
Patient volume 90% of emergency department patient volumes
Nurse triage ~400,000 patients will be triaged with the system per month