Improving rapid response team utilization in an academic medical center
Sara E. Niebuhr, BSN, RN, CCRN, Adult Patient Care Services, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA; Odette Y. Comeau, DNP, RN, CNS, CCRN, Nursing Service, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, Texas, USA
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This abstract will discuss failure to rescue and its impact globally. Rapid response teams and their impact on failure to rescue are described, as are barriers to utilization. A project implementation in an academic medical center is reviewed, including rationale, implementation, and outcomes. Implications of this project are identified.
Creating Healthy Work Environments 2019: Innovating Healthy Clinical and Academic Environments: Optimizing Patient Outcomes and Professional Well-Being, February 22-24, 2019. New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
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|Keywords||Failure to Rescue;
Rapid Response Team Utilization;
Rapid Response Teams
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