1. a way of improving the impacts of remediation which consists of the choosing and ordering of patients within an organized and step-by-step manner. The patients are then directed to the most proper remediation services accessible by them. 2. With regard to evaluation research, a way of designating limited resources among social programs wherein only programs which need and are most likely to gain advantages from the resources are given consideration.
TRIAGE: "The triage department will decide whether or not your condition is a matter of emergency."