Rapid response systems update

J Contin Educ Nurs. 2013 Jun;44(6):242-3. doi: 10.3928/00220124-20130523-74.


Rapid response is a mature concept that is undergoing metamorphosis. The ideal structure and function of these safety teams has not yet been realized but new developments in the field of rapid response systems are evolving.

MeSH terms

  • Education, Nursing, Continuing*
  • Hospital Rapid Response Team / organization & administration*
  • Hospital Rapid Response Team / trends*
  • Humans
  • Models, Organizational*
  • Nursing Staff, Hospital / organization & administration*