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Crisis Resource Management Principles

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Catherine Allan MD

Medical Director of the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit and Associate Program Director of the Simulation Program at Boston Children's Hospital

Annette Imprescia RN, BSN, CCRN

Clinical Educator and Staff Nurse III, Cardiac Intensive Care Unit at Boston Children's Hospital


In this video, Dr. Catherine Allan, Medical Director of the Boston Children's Hospital Cardiac Intensive Care Unit, outlines the five principles of crisis resource management. In addition, she provides a detailed overview of the responsibilities of an effective Event Manager leading a resuscitation, and defines teamwork and individual roles during resuscitation.


Initial publication: January 23, 2020.

Citation:  Allan, C, Zackin, B, Robertson, A, Huth, K, Imprescia, A. Crisis Resource Management Principles. 12/2019. Online Video. OPENPediatrics.

Topics: Cardiac Critical Care Critical Care Emergency Medicine Quality Improvement