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Digitizing the Hospital Code Pink Emergency Response Process

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Hospital Code Pink Emergency Response

It is vital that medical institutions respond quickly when a code pink, or cardiac/medical emergency, is declared. This typically means an infant patient is experiencing a medical event that is potentially lethal and requires immediate attention. A digital solution with a clear process for accessing staff as quickly as possible is highly necessary.

SimplyCast presents the idea of the Code Pink use case, a complete solution that has been designed to create a straightforward process for managing the response to code pink emergencies.

The solution is intended to be used by administrators of hospitals and other medical institutions that need to have a cardiac/medical emergency response plan. Here is how each type of user would interact with an automated code pink solution.

The Code Pink Process

SimplyCast anticipated the need for medical institutions to have a straightforward and quick to launch process for handling urgent medical emergencies.

Within this code pink response process, administrators have three steps to follow and hospital staff have just one.

Administrators – Step 1

An administrator begins the code pink process by launching a pre-defined code pink event and sends out an alert to staff with the details of the code pink emergency, requesting that any specialist staff respond if necessary.

Hospital Staff – Step 1

Relevant staff receive the code pink alert and respond accordingly, with administrators receiving automatic confirmation of their response. The solution will automatically alert staff if someone else has responded, allowing for only those needed to respond without anyone having to sort out miscommunications.

Administrators – Step 2

Administrators can monitor the responses and updates provided by the hospital staff on a live-updating dashboard as time passes and can advance the scope of the emergency if necessary, requesting more nurses or a different specialist.

Administrators – Step 3

When the medical code pink emergency is resolved and it has been verified by the appropriate personnel, hospital administrators are able to send another notification to alert all staff to inform them that the situation has been resolved.

Why SimplyCast?

And that’s really all there is to the Code Pink use case – a straightforward, pre-defined response process containing several automated notifications that can be launched when needed throughout a code pink situation.

The SimplyCast platform is a no-code platform that allows anyone to build and edit their solution. As a result, this solution is fully customizable, it can be tweaked or altered to meet the exact needs of every medical facility.

The SimplyCast platform has the capacity to send 100,000+ messages every hour and allows 10,000+ concurrent sessions. We can also acquire additional gateways and servers if you need them. SimplyCast is also an ISO 27001:2013-certified company with data centers in the USA and Canada. This means we can assure you that your confidential data is safe on our secure server and the messages you transmit are completely encrypted.

Most importantly, we have a 99.5 percent minimum uptime. With our solution, you can have peace of mind. 

Interested in Automating the Code Pink Response Process?

Simply request a demo by clicking the button below and let us show you how our solution can help you manage your code pink solution more efficiently.

Our experts are ready to give you a one-on-one demo to explain how this solution works!

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