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Table 3 Eight most expensive activities (Chilean Pesos = CLP)

From: Cost objects: How is your ED performing?

RankingActivity nameProcess nameAnnual Cost (CLP)
1Medical re-evaluationMedical care$ 152,047,070
2Medical evaluationMedical care$ 146,054,786
3Record indications to the patientAdministrative process$ 88,170,350
4Patient management for imaging examinationLogistic process$ 54,408,062
5Management of the unitAdministrative process$ 37,020,211
6Clinical admissionAdministrative process$ 36,199,886
7Withdraw supplies for procedures, meds administration and sample takingLogistic process$ 34,493,631
8Take vital signsDiagnosis support procedures$ 29,179,405