It found that more than 138,000 critical care
bed hours were lost in 2014 as a result of these delayed transfers of care - the equivalent to 16 critical care
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses began certifying critical care
nurses in the USA in 1975 (American Association of Critical-Care Nurses & American Association of Critical-Care Nurses Certification Corporation, 2003).
Nursing Spectrum (March 12, 2007) -- "A Beacon of Light: The Beacon Award for Critical Care
Excellence Is More Than Just a Pat on the Back--The Winners Are a Testament to High Standards.
Heavy sedation cuts down on the workload of the nursing staff, of course, but it is difficult to accept this as a rationale for its use, even with the obvious shortage of critical care
During the conference two critical care
leaders' achievements were honoured: Dr.
Access the issue by visiting the AACN Advanced Critical Care
website at www.
Develops current and evidence-informed standards of critical care
To date WFCCN has co-hosted conferences in Cambridge, UK (with the British Association of Critical Care
Nurses), Buenos Aires, Argentina (in association with WFSICCM), and in Manila, the Philippines (in association with the Critical Care
Nurse Association of The Philippines).
Such questions point to a tension in critical care
practice: whereas staff and patients may be aware of the importance of creating healing environments, they nevertheless find themselves in a culture in which an empirical approach to disease--one that focuses primarily on measurable, predetermined outcomes--is the standard.
We are encouraged by the USPTO decision and feel confident that this process will eliminate any remaining concerns of Medical Centers implementing remote critical care
The US accounts for the largest share (41%) of the global critical care
market and is expected to post high growth at a CAGR of 7.
The National Board of Directors of the Canadian Association of Critical Care
Nurses is providing Notice to all members of the nominees for the position(s) of Director, CACCN National Board of Directors.
The funds will enable CBC to advance its lead recombinant human plasma gelsolin (rhu-pGSN) targeted for the prevention of life-threatening critical care
complications associated with low plasma gelsolin levels.
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses opens registration for 2014 National Teaching Institute & Critical Care
Exposition, May 17-22, Denver
The CACCN is a non-profit, specialty organization dedicated to maintaining and enhancing the quality of patient and family-centred care by meeting educational needs of critical care