Whats "code white" mean at a hospital?

In a hospital "Code White" is used for a pediatric emergency. It can also be used to indicate a power outage. Hospital color codes were developed to quickly let employees know about current or pending emergencies in the hospital. Code Blue is the most commonly used color indicating that a patient needs life saving assistance caused usually caused by cardiac arrest.
Updated on Wednesday, February 01 2012 at 09:21PM EST