Utilization of electronic modified early warning score to engage rapid response team early in clinical deterioration.

Journal Article

After implementation of electronic modified early warning score to engage the rapid response team as a clinical decision support tool, we assessed the knowledge level about and usage of the tool by core staff. We identified a knowledge deficit, planned and implemented an educational intervention, and measured the outcome of the intervention. The outcome measurement indicated improved use of the clinical decision support tool by core staff and improved patient rescue strategies.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Rose, MA; Hanna, LA; Nur, SA; Johnson, CM

Published Date

  • May 2015

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 31 / 3

Start / End Page

  • E1 - E7

PubMed ID

  • 25993463

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2169-981X

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 2169-9798

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/nnd.0000000000000157

Language

  • eng