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)