[Nameplate] A Few Clouds ~ 80°F  
High: 86°F ~ Low: 70°F
Monday, Sep. 1, 2014

Rapid response team is ahead of the curve

Monday, May 4, 2009

Concept being embraced; now a requirement

SIKESTON -- When it comes to rapid response teams, Missouri Delta Medical Center is ahead of the curve.

The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations recently embraced the concept of rapid response teams and are now beginning to make them part of their requirements for hospital accreditation, according to Emily Featherston, vice president of nursing for MDMC.

For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.