News from american association of critical-care nurses

Jun 12, 2014, 08:12 ET

Boston hospitals report improved patient outcomes, financial savings from nurse-led initiatives

Nurse-led initiatives in seven Boston-area hospitals measurably improved patient outcomes while demonstrating a combined fiscal impact of nearly $8...

May 15, 2014, 16:33 ET

Wanda Johanson receives AACN award for distinguished career in critical care

 The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) honors its former CEO Wanda Johanson with the 2014 Marguerite Rodgers Kinney Award for...

May 13, 2014, 16:57 ET

Healthcare leaders, ethics experts to confront reality of moral distress

 Nurses, ethics experts and healthcare leaders from around the country will address the challenges presented by moral distress, one of the top...

May 02, 2014, 11:18 ET

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses Brings National Nursing Conference to Denver

 Emerging trends in patient care combine with advances in healthcare technology as thousands of nurses who care for high acuity and critically...

Apr 02, 2014, 07:35 ET

Clinical habits die hard: nursing traditions often trump evidence-based practice

The rationale behind common nursing interventions is often based solely on tradition and not research or other evidence-based practice guidelines,...

Feb 28, 2014, 14:15 ET

Early progressive mobility and other nurse-led initiatives yield positive patient outcomes, financial savings at North Carolina hospitals

 Nurses from seven North Carolina hospitals recently shared results from their early progressive mobility and other patient care initiatives...

Feb 04, 2014, 14:49 ET

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses Recognizes 122 Hospital Units Nationwide With Beacon Award For Excellence

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) recognizes 122 units from 101...

Jan 28, 2014, 15:09 ET

Interdisciplinary Critical Care Societies Identify Five Common Clinical Practices to Reconsider

 The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) — as part of the Critical Care Societies Collaborative (CCSC) — has...

Jan 23, 2014, 07:30 ET

Premier conference for critical care nurses opens registration

 The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) invites nurses and other healthcare professionals who care for high acuity and...

Jan 02, 2014, 10:00 ET

Fatigued nurses more likely to regret their clinical decisions

 Fatigued nurses are more likely to express concern that they made a wrong decision about a patient's care, according to a study in the January...

Dec 05, 2013, 14:34 ET

Nurse-Led Innovations Demonstrate Improved Patient Outcomes, Bottom-Line Impact

 Nurse-led initiatives in Indiana measurably improved patient outcomes while demonstrating anticipated financial savings of more than $5.2...

Nov 25, 2013, 14:50 ET

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses Appoints New CEO

 The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) has appointed Dana Woods as its new CEO. Woods will serve as the top staff executive...

Nov 04, 2013, 12:52 ET

Work environment makes a difference when tackling healthcare-associated infections

 Healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) are less likely to occur in favorable critical care work environments, according to a study of more...

Oct 16, 2013, 14:13 ET

New York hospitals selected to participate in AACN's nurse leadership skill-building program

The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) selects seven New York hospitals to serve as the sixth and final cohort in the preliminary...

Sep 17, 2013, 14:17 ET

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses selects USF associate dean as 2014 Distinguished Research Lecturer

 The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) recently selected Cindy L. Munro, RN, PhD, ANP-BC, FAAN, FAANP, as its 2014...

Sep 12, 2013, 14:25 ET

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses Will Award Up To $200,000 In Nursing Research Grants

 The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) invites clinicians and researchers to apply for its grants, with awards ranging from...

Jul 31, 2013, 08:05 ET

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses is leading resource for growing progressive care practice

 Progressive care has matured into a distinct practice area on the critical care continuum because of the growing number of patients who...

Jul 24, 2013, 15:05 ET

Is your critical care unit ready to implement new guidelines for managing pain, agitation and delirium?

 To help hospitals put new guidelines for managing pain, agitation and delirium in critically ill patients into practice, the American...

Jul 10, 2013, 08:10 ET

AACN Certification Corporation announces board of directors for fiscal year 2014

 AACN Certification Corporation announces its leadership for fiscal year 2014, with terms effective July 1, 2013. Linda Harrington, RN-BC,...

Jul 09, 2013, 15:03 ET

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses announces board of directors for fiscal year 2014

The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) announces new leadership and members of its board of directors for fiscal year 2014,...

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