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NEWSWISE Nursing Wire with the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) 13-Sep-2017
 

Nursing Wire with the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

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Treating Acute Pain in Opioid-Dependent Patients – Review and Recommendations

As healthcare providers see more patients with opioid abuse and dependence, they face a difficult challenge: What's the best way to manage acute pain without contributing to the patient's opioid use disorder (OUD)? A review and recommendations for ac...

– Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Journal of Trauma Nursing


Implementing Internal Review Protocols at Academic Institutions Doubles Likelihood of External Grant Funding, According to Researchers at Columbia University School of Nursing

Researchers at Columbia University School of Nursing have created a three-pronged approach to doubling the amount of successfully funded external research grants at its institution.

– Columbia University Medical Center

Journal of Nursing Outlook, Jun-2017


Bruce Weiner Named President of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists

Bruce Weiner, DNP, MSNA, CRNA, a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist and resident of Tampa, Fla., takes office as the 2017-18 president of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists.

– American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)


Telemonitoring and Automated Messages Improve CPAP Adherence

Patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) are more likely to use CPAP, or continuous positive airway pressure, when their use is telemonitored and they receive individualized, automated messages that reinforce therapy adherence, according to a rand...

– American Thoracic Society (ATS)

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology; Annals of the American Thoracic Society


Targeting Risk Factors May Prevent Dementia, According to Lancet Commission

Dementia can potentially be prevented by targeting specific risk factors like education in early life, hearing in midlife, and smoking later in life, according to newly published research by the Lancet Commission on Dementia Prevention, Intervention,...

– Johns Hopkins School of Nursing

Lancet Commission


“Superbug” Bacteria Gang Up on US, Fueled by Antibiotic Use, Nursing Home Study Suggests

What’s worse than getting exposed to a kind of bacteria that modern antibiotics can’t kill? Getting exposed to more than one – because they may work together to cause an infection, new research suggests. It’s time to think about such bacteria...

– Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan

PNAS Early Edition, doi:10.1073/pnas.1710235114


Dangerous Drug Use Trend Among High School Seniors, NYU Study Reveals

This is the first nationally representative study in which current use of synthetic cannabinoids is examined. In this study, we found that 3% of high school seniors reported current use, and current users also tend to be current users of other drugs....

– New York University

Pediatrics


NYU Researchers Examine Disaster Preparedness and Recovery in a Hurricane-Induced Hospital Evacuation

Two reports published in the Journal of Nursing Scholarship reveal important insights on emergency preparedness, recovery, and resilience from nurses working at NYU Langone Health’s main hospital during Superstorm Sandy in 2012.

– New York University

Journal of Nursing Scholarship; New York University College of Dentistry Pilot Research Development Award


Henrichs Wins Program Director of the Year

The AANA honors an individual who has made a major contribution to a nurse anesthesia program.

– American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

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Patrick Moss Named Didactic Instructor of the Year

This is one of AANA's highest didactic honors.

– American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

Embargo expired on 08-Sep-2017 at 00:00 ET


Grace Simpson Wins Clinical Instructor of the Year

Veteran educator receives national acclaim as clinical educator

– American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

Embargo expired on 08-Sep-2017 at 00:00 ET


Leaders in Anesthesia to Discuss Opioid Crisis, Pain Management, and Clinical Practice

Largest meeting for CRNAs discusses a variety of healthcare issues related to anesthesia. Members of the media are encouraged to attend if possible. If not, interviews can be arranged via telephone.

– American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

Embargo expired on 08-Sep-2017 at 00:00 ET


Brian Thorson Receives Highest Advocacy Award

Thorson has been a part of every nurse anesthesia legislative effort in the state of Minnesota for the last 30 years.

– American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

Embargo expired on 08-Sep-2017 at 00:00 ET


Meyers Receives Nurse Anesthesia's Highest Educator Award

40-year veteran nurse anesthesia educator receives highest AANA educator award

– American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

Embargo expired on 08-Sep-2017 at 00:00 ET


Smith Receives Outstanding Clinical Practitioner Award

CRNA develops PONV process and practically eliminates PONV in his hospital.

– American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

Embargo expired on 08-Sep-2017 at 00:00 ET


John Bendele, Jr., Recipient of Rita L. LeBlanc Philanthropist of the Year Award

John Bendele, Jr., MS, CRNA, is a longtime supporter of the AANA Foundation and the nurse anesthesia profession. He has served as a CRNA in the Navy, taught nurse anesthesia students at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., and voluntee...

– American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)


Garalynn Tomas Bestowed with Advocate of the Year Award

The 2017 Advocate of the Year recipient is Garalynn Tomas, MEd, CRNA. Her passion and enthusiasm for volunteerism and anesthesia stands out, and her advocacy work has positively affected her fellow CRNAs and her patients.

– American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)


Brian Ryder Presented with Esteemed Janice Drake Humanitarian Award

Brian's dedication to serving others who are less fortunate, whether through education or by providing anesthesia, exemplifies his character and makes him more than deserving of this award.

– American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)


Arthur Zwerling Receives Outstanding Accomplishment Award Posthumously from the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists

Arthur Zwerling, DNP, DAAPM, MSN, MS, CRNA, a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, posthumously receives the highest award issued by the 52,000-member American Association of Nurse Anesthetists: The Agatha Hodgins Award for Outstanding Accomplishm...

– American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)


Program Helps Nurses Provide Palliative Care to ICU Patients

Critical care nurses at five University of California medical centers are better prepared to lead primary palliative care at the bedside after participating in a special training and mentoring program.

– American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN)

American Journal of Critical Care, Sept-2017

Embargo expired on 05-Sep-2017 at 06:00 ET


Support to Practice Independently Helps Nurse Practitioners Deliver Ongoing Primary Care to Patients

Nurse practitioners (NPs) whose healthcare organizations supported their practice as independent clinicians, were more likely than those who worked in less supportive environments to have their own patient panels (groups of patients to whom they deli...

– Columbia University Medical Center

International Journal of Nursing Studies, September-2017


Ovarian Cancer Patients Receive Individualized Care Through Comprehensive Program for Mind, Body and Soul

UAB provides ovarian cancer care beyond traditional interventions to include nutrition, supportive care, counseling and genetic testing.

– University of Alabama at Birmingham


Wolters Kluwer to Publish The Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Wolters Kluwer Health today announced a new publishing partnership with the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). Beginning with the January 2018 issue, Wolters Kluwer will publish The Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practi...

– Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

The Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners


American Association of Critical-Care Nurses selects Wayne State nurse scientist as 2018 Distinguished Research Lecturer

AACN honors Margaret Campbell, research professor at Wayne State University College of Nursing, Detroit, for her research career that has improved palliative care in the critical care setting

– American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN)


UNF School of Nursing Among 50 Schools Nationwide Awarded White Coat Ceremony Funding

The University of North Florida’s School of Nursing is one of 50 schools across the country selected by the Arnold P. Gold Foundation and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing to receive funding to host White Coat Ceremonies, which unders...

– University of North Florida


“Pop Drop” Study Finds More ER Visits & Higher Costs for Older Disabled Patients with Stressed Caregivers

Fatigue, sadness and poor health among the spouses who take care of disabled elders can mean higher Medicare bills for the patients.

– Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan


AACN Rounds with Leadership - A Time for Moral Courage

Rounds with Leadership, a new forum for AACN’s Board Chair and President/CEO to offer commentary on issues and trends impacting academic nursing.

– American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)


Fifty U.S. Schools of Nursing Awarded Funding to Host White Coat Ceremonies that Champion Compassionate Care

The Arnold P. Gold Foundation (APGF) and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) announced that 50 schools of nursing across the nation were selected to receive funding to host White Coat Ceremonies, which underscore the importance of ...

– American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)


NYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn Appoints New Chief of Rehabilitation Medicine

Jeffrey S. Fine, MD, to lead Rusk Rehabilitation at NYU Langone Health’s inpatient and outpatient services, and network development in Brooklyn.

– NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn


Critical Care Nursing Journals Recognized for Publication Excellence

Journals published by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses received awards in the 29th annual APEX Awards for Publication Excellence, including a prestigious Grand APEX Award for Writing.

– American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN)


Eye Scan for Alzheimer's, Eclipse Watching Tips, New Hope for Retinitis Pigmentosa, and More in the Vision News Source

The latest research and feature news on vision in the Vision News Source

– Newswise


Why Leaving a Romantic Relationship is So Hard, Heavy Drinkers and Partner Violence, College Men Struggle to Understand Concent, and More in the Sex and Relationships News Source

The latest research and features on sex in the Sex and Relationships News Source

– Newswise


Improving Nursing Home Care for People with Dementia

Rutgers and Duke University professors explore how to improve care and reduce the use of antipsychotic medications in nursing homes

– Rutgers University

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