Nurse-Led Innovations at 42 Hospitals Nationwide Improve Patient Outcomes, Save More Than $28 Million Annually
Critical care nurses at 42 hospitals nationwide developed patient care initiatives that substantially improved clinical outcomes while demonstrating anticipated financial savings of more than $28 million annually.
The results stem from the...
14-Apr-2015 10:05 AM EDT
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses announces the recipients of its annual research grants, with total available funding of $160,000.
7-Apr-2015 11:05 AM EDT
Nurse-Physician Collaboration Associated With Decreased Rates of Common Healthcare-Associated Infections
Collaborative relationships between nurses and physicians decrease rates of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) in critical care, according to an article in the April issue of Critical Care Nurse
20-Mar-2015 11:05 AM EDT
AACN Advanced Critical Care features a symposium collection of four articles with specific examples of how clinical nurse specialists contribute to the delivery of optimal care to patients and the fiscal operations of healthcare institutions.
24-Mar-2015 10:05 AM EDT
AACN will present the ICU Design Citation to the ICUs at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, during the 2015 National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition, San Diego, May 18-21.
17-Mar-2015 11:05 AM EDT
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses to Honor Chapters at 2015 National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition, San Diego, May 18-21
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) is recognizing 14 of its more than 235 chapters worldwide for their exemplary efforts to make a difference in the healthcare profession and their communities. Awards will be presented during...
10-Mar-2015 12:05 PM EDT
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses Celebrates Essential Work of Certified Nurses on Certified Nurses Day, March 19
More than 683,684 nurses in the United States and Canada hold certifications, an increase of more than 87,111 certificants compared to 2012 survey data. Certified Nurses Day is March 19.
24-Feb-2015 10:00 AM EST
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses Recognizes 72 Hospital Units Nationwide with Beacon Award for Excellence
In 2014, AACN recognized 72 units from 60 hospitals nationwide with its Beacon Award for Excellence.
18-Feb-2015 10:00 AM EST