Continuing Education Credit

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.   


The purpose of this conference is to develop quality metrics for RRS, unify outcome reporting measures, and disseminate new knowledge regarding technological advances in detection of clinical deterioration and triggering of rapid response systems. 


-       Participants will be able to implement components of a high quality rapid response system in real world practice

-       Participants will be able to recognize signs of clinical deterioration and justify standard treatments for these signs

-       Participants will be able to design an evaluation framework for their rapid response system

-       Participants will be able to evaluate their rapid response system using structural, process, and outcome measures 


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Chicago and the International Society for Rapid Response Systems. The University of Chicago is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.