The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, the American Organization of Nurse Executives and the Emergency Nurses Association have issued a joint statement about specialty nursing and leadership organization collaboration related to Ebola...
17-Oct-2014 5:00 PM EDT
Decreased Length of ICU Stay Among Improved Patient Outcomes From Nurse-Led Initiatives at Philadelphia Hospitals
Recent nurse-led initiatives addressing some of critical care’s most pressing challenges resulted in shorter average lengths of stay and other positive patient and fiscal outcomes in seven Philadelphia-area hospitals.
15-Oct-2014 11:00 AM EDT
The new CCRN-K certification from AACN Certification Corporation is designed for nurses who do not work exclusively or primarily at the bedside but in their practice apply knowledge in a way that influences patients, nurses and/or organizations to...
23-Sep-2014 9:15 AM EDT
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses Selects UW Nursing Professor as 2015 Distinguished Research Lecturer
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses has named Elizabeth Bridges as its 2015 Distinguished Research Lecturer. A clinical nurse researcher and associate professor at the University of Washington Medical Center, Bridges is best known for...
17-Sep-2014 12:00 PM EDT
AACN invites clinicians and researchers to apply for its grants, with awards ranging from $10,000 to $50,000. Applications are due by Oct. 31, 2014. The grants support inquiry that drives change in high acuity and critical care nursing practice.
9-Sep-2014 10:00 AM EDT
The American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN) has been honored with six awards for excellence in publishing from three separate organizations.
19-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT
The strategic response by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses to the Institute of Medicine’s report, “The Future of Nursing,” continues to demonstrate ongoing impact during its initial implementation in six regional markets. AACN...
7-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT
Varying practices and frequent lapses in nutrition delivery can put critically ill patients at greater risk for malnutrition and associated complications, according to an article in the August issue of Critical Care Nurse. The article offers...
21-Jul-2014 2:00 PM EDT