The pediatric intensive care unit at Inova Children’s Hospital in Virginia will receive the ICU Design Citation during AACN's 2017 National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition, Houston, May 22-25.
19-Apr-2017 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses will bestow the 2017 Circle of Excellence award on 25 acute and critical care nurses at the National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition, Houston, May 22-25.
6-Apr-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Peripheral venous access devices are considered safer and easier to manage than central lines, but safer doesn’t mean without risk, and PVADs still require diligence to prevent complications, according to an article in Critical Care Nurse.
27-Mar-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses Recognizes 176 Hospital Units Nationwide with Beacon Award for Excellence
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses recognizes 176 units from 128 hospitals nationwide that earned the Beacon Award for Excellence between Jan. 1, 2016, and Dec. 31, 2016. In all, 41 units received gold-level Beacon awards, the highest...
29-Mar-2017 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
A symposium on continuous renal replacement therapies in AACN Advanced Critical Care includes an article on the multitude of factors that clinicians should incorporate into drug dosing and medication management during CRRT.
21-Mar-2017 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
As part of the national observance of Certified Nurses Day March 19, six critical care and progressive care nurses explain why they became certified and why certification matters. More than 100,000 nurses now hold AACN Certification Corp.’s...
8-Mar-2017 7:00 AM EST Add to Favorites
Understanding how nurses cope following the death of a patient after CPR may help identify nurses most at risk for postcode stress and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according to new research published in the American Journal of Critical Care.
22-Feb-2017 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) invites nurses and other healthcare professionals who care for high-acuity and critically ill patients and their families to its 2017 National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition...
15-Feb-2017 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites