TITLE

Engagement, education lead to rapid success

PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Oct2007, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the rapid response system launched by the South Shore Hospital in Weymouth, Massachusetts in September 2006 that involved almost all medical personnel except frontline clinicians. The multi disciplinary team includes critical care nurses, nurse managers, staff nurses, respiratory therapists, hospitalists, intensivists and emergency department physicians who are trained to assess situation, check backgrounds and recommends concerns to clinicians to better respond to emergencies.
ACCESSION #
27654646

 

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