TABLE 1

Patient Demographics and Characteristics of RRT Activations Pre– and Post–CRM Training

CharacteristicPre (n = 36)Post (n = 37)P
Average patient age, mo (mean + SD)91 ± 7773 ± 69.30
Patient sex.35
 Male, n (%)21 (58)17 (46)
Patient insurance type (%)
 Non-Medicaid9 (25)10 (27).84
 Medicaid25 (75)27 (73)
English speaking (%)32 (89)28 (76).12
Transferred to ICU (%)15 (42)20 (54).35
Time of call (%).48
 Morning22 (61)19 (51)
 Afternoon14 (39)18 (49)
Mean time to arrival, min (mean ± SD)9.5 ± 4.1610.0 ± 4.08.57
Mean duration of call, min (mean ± SD)11.0 ± 4.2612.8 ± 7.93.26
Who called RRT? (%)
 Primary provider17 (47)19 (51).94
 Nurse16 (44)15 (41)
 Other3 (8)3 (8)
Parent/family present, n (%)25 (69)28 (76).61