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
Extracorporeal life support is a promising treatment for pediatric patients in cardiac arrest who are unresponsive to traditional CPR. A Critical Care Nurse article examines ECPR and addresses ethical principles related to its use and the continued...
27-Jan-2015 10:00 AM EST
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses to Present Circle of Excellence Awards to 25 Acute and Critical Care Nurses
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses will bestow the 2015 Circle of Excellence Award on 25 nurses nationwide at its National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition, San Diego, May 18-21.
29-Jan-2015 11:00 AM EST
Outbreaks of infectious diseases, such as Ebola in West Africa, offer insight for how healthcare professionals can respond more effectively to current and future challenges, according to editors of the American Journal of Critical Care (AJCC ).
18-Dec-2014 9:05 AM EST