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Codes Blue, Blue Child & Pink

Code Blue
Cardio-Respiratory Arrest / Emergent Medical Intervention
Code Blue (Child)
Cardio-Respiratory Arrest Age >30 days to 13 years
Code Pink
Cardio-Respiratory Arrest Neonatal Age <30 days

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre aims to provide a safe and secure environment for all patients, residents, visitors, staff, physicians, students and volunteers.  Sunnybrook has three Cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency medical intervention codes that are age specific:

  • Code Blue (Age 14+)
  • Code Blue Child (Age greater than 30 days to 13 years old)
  • Code Pink (Age less than 30 days or any infant admitted with the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

To report an emergency dial 5555 from any internal hospital phone, state your location and describe your emergency.

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