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HM2017 Abstract Number: 96

CODE BLUE OUTCOMES: RELATION TO THE MODIFIED EARLY WARNING SCORE

Background: The Modified Early Warning Score (MEWS) is a physiological scoring system developed to identify patients in early stages of clinical deterioration and prevent delays in proper care. It consists of systolic blood pressure, heart [...]

By | 2017-04-20T19:05:53-04:00 April 20th, 2017|Outcomes Research, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on CODE BLUE OUTCOMES: RELATION TO THE MODIFIED EARLY WARNING SCORE

HM2016 Abstract Number: 240

Using Lean and A3 Thinking to Improve Code Blue Multidisciplinary Communication

Background: A LEAN principle is that front line staff provide value as defined by the customer (the patient). Within a LEAN framework, an A3 is both a way to understand your problem and a tool [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34-05:00 February 1st, 2016|Innovations Abstracts, Quality Improvement|Comments Off on Using Lean and A3 Thinking to Improve Code Blue Multidisciplinary Communication