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Vital Insights

Nov 15, 2019

Rapid response emergency systems have become a critical tool in the fight to prevent patient fatalities in hospitals via the early detection and management of cardiac events and other critical events. But although the importance of rapid response is now widely acknowledged throughout the global medical community, this wasn’t always the case.

In this podcast from EarlySense, Dr. Michael DeVita and Dr. Ken Hillman, two pioneers in the development of rapid response systems (RRS), discuss the revelations that led to their individual efforts to develop RRS, and the challenges they faced implementing rapid response in hospitals that were less than receptive to their calls for change.