Code Sepsis team recognizes 'Sepsis Stars'

The Code Sepsis team is very grateful to the following 'Sepsis Stars' that strive to improve patient care through their participation in the sepsis initiative. The sepsis initiative is working to improve timely recognition of potential sepsis and implement the entire care bundle including a lactic acid, blood cultures, IV antibiotics, and IV fluids. Please see which of your colleagues are Sepsis Stars.

Code Sepsis team recognizes 'Sepsis Stars' click to enlarge Code Sepsis

The Code Sepsis team recognizes the following Sepsis Stars:

Nurses

  • Daniel Brown -- appropriate antibiotic sequencing for adult ED sepsis patients
  • Christopher Carroll -- appropriate antibiotic sequencing for adult ED sepsis patients
  • All of 6CH Nursing -- for rapidly identifying sepsis and notifying the treatment team

Physicians

  • Shannon Matthews -- utilizing the Epic@UNC orderset to expedite treatment of adult sepsis patients in the ED
  • Mark Dexter -- Intraosseous Insertion to enable rapid fluid resuscitation for a pediatric sepsis patient
  • Elizabeth Sibrack -- utilizing the Epic@UNC orderset to expedite treatment of adult sepsis patients in the ED
  • Jeremy Smith -- utilizing the Epic@UNC orderset to expedite treatment of adult sepsis patients in the ED


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