Saratoga Hospital, New York State, US
DNP, RN, NEA-BC, Administrative Director, Intensive Care Unit, Cardiovascular Services, Saratoga Hospital
Saratoga Hospital will continue to support patient safety and staff satisfaction using EWS to address the issue of patient deterioration across the hospital.
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Results are specific to the institution where they are obtained and may not reflect the results achievable at other institutions.