For Physicians at Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center  

Physician Resources

 

We want you to have the tools and resources you need for treating your patients. You can find  links to them here -- feel free to download/print out. Please watch this space as they will be updated periodically.

Sepsis Resources

Banner Health Sepsis Early Identification Initiative: Cerner alerts have been implemented to assist with early and consistent sepsis identification. Computerized screening will occur every 24 hours.

Physicians are expected to:

1. Confirm the presence of sepsis within the problem list (or inactivate if sepsis not likely)

2. If sepsis is believed to be present, initiate the sepsis bundle, including (when appropriate):

  • STAT Lactic Acid
  • Bood cultures X2
  • BMP & CBX if not done in past 12 hours
  • ABGs & Oxygen to keep Sats > 93 %
  • Normal Saline Bolus (20 ml/kg over 60 min)
  • Transfer to ICU

Printable Material

 

 

Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center
14502 W. Meeker Blvd.
Sun City West, AZ 85375
(623) 524-4000
 
 
 
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