1. Lawrence , John R.
  2. Lee , Ben Seiyon
  3. Fadahunsi , Adetokunbo I.
  4. Mowery , Bernice D.


SEP-1 compliance may not equate with quality of health care. Efforts to comply with SEP-1 may help organizations develop systems and structures that improve patient outcomes. Health care leaders should evaluate strategies beyond SEP-1 compliance to ensure continuous improvement of outcomes for patients experiencing sepsis.