Retrospective Quality Improvement Analysis


  • Maria McAtee, MSN, PNP-AC/PC
    Advanced Nurse Educator, Children’s of Alabama

In July 2022, JAMA Pediatrics published a study by a group of 15 hospitals, including Children’s of Alabama, which found that implementing the Cardiac Arrest Prevent (CAP) practice bundle can reduce in-hospital cardiac arrest by 30%. The bundle includes five elements to promote situational awareness to recognize and mitigate patient deterioration. A key component is a formal code review with staff education. See how the Etiometry platform helps recreate the events that led to a code to improve patient care.