Thousands of Acute and Critical Care Nurses Gather in San Diego for Annual Conference, Hosted by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses brings together thousands of nurses May 18-21 in San Diego at its annual National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition (#NTI2015).
18-May-2015 10:05 AM EDT
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) honors Joanne Disch, University of Minnesota professor and advocate for patient-centered care, with the 2015 Marguerite Rodgers Kinney Award for a Distinguished Career.
14-May-2015 10:05 PM EDT
Ann Rogers, whose work as a professor and nurse researcher continues to have a transformative impact on nursing research and practice, will receive the AACN Pioneering Spirit Award. Her work on nurse fatigue and patient safety has broken new ground...
14-May-2015 9:05 PM EDT
Paul Batalden, MD, will receive the 2015 AACN Pioneering Spirit Award in recognition of his efforts advocating for quality improvement and patient safety. He is a professor emeritus at The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College.
14-May-2015 9:05 PM EDT
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses presents “Burned Out or Fired Up: The Choice Is Yours,” a half-day interactive summit on nurse burnout and resilience May 20, as part of its national conference in San Diego.
7-May-2015 11:05 AM EDT
Increased Use of Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants Leads to First National Study on Provider-to-Patient Ratios in the ICU
Published in the May issue of the American Journal of Critical Care, the first national study to examine the ratio of nurse practitioners and physician assistants to patients may help hospital administrators better determine appropriate staffing...
27-Apr-2015 10:00 AM EDT
In response to the increasing number of older adult patients, the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses has launched a new online clinical education course that teaches acute and critical care nurses to differentiate between symptoms and...
23-Apr-2015 10:05 AM EDT
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses hosts its annual National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition, May 18-21 in San Diego. AACN expects more than 7,000 attendees and includes nurses at the forefront of research, academia,...
21-Apr-2015 11:05 AM EDT