American Association of Critical Care Nurses


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American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN)

a national organization of nurses working in critical care units.
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Louis, MO; Anthony D'Alessandro, MD, Professor of Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospital, Madison, WI; Lori Markham, RN, Procurement Coordinator, Midwest Transplant Network, Westwood, KS; Howard Nathan, President/CEO, Gift of Life Donor Program, Philadelphia, PA; Brigitte Reeb, Administrative Director, The Comprehensive Transplant Center, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD; Chuck Mowll, Vice President, Joint Commission, Overbrook Terrace, IL (moderator); Justine Medina, RN, MS, American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Aliso Viejo, CA; Michael Williams, MD, Council on Scientific Affairs, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD; Jorge Reyes, MD, Chief of Transplantation, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA; Margaret Allee, RN, JD, Riggs-Allee Consulting, Inc.
Montalvo is a member of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, the American Society of Association Executives/The Center for Association Leadership and Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Theta Tau Honor Societies.
Some of these organizations include the National League for Nursing (NLN), American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN) and the National Alliance of Organizations (NAO), a not for profit 60-member alliance of nursing organizations.
SAN ANTONIO -- The American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN), a national organization of professionals that represents more than 500,000 nurses who care for acute and critically ill patients, has announced its endorsement of the Infusion Nurses Society's (INS) official position on intraosseous (IO) vascular access.
The April 1999 issue of Critical Care Nurse, an official journal of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN), is devoted entirely to issues surrounding organ donation.
The more than 780 procedures and skills have been thoroughly reviewed by in-house Wolters Kluwer Health staff and independent reviewers to ensure that all content is in full compliance with nursing practice standards and the guidelines of The Joint Commission, the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, and other respected nursing authorities.
More than 580 procedures and skills have been thoroughly reviewed by in-house Wolters Kluwer Health staff and independent reviewers to ensure that all content is in full compliance with nursing practice standards and the guidelines of The Joint Commission, the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, and other respected nursing authorities.
The American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission of Accreditation and the American Association of Critical Care Nurses accredit B.
medical meetings during April and May 2004, including the American College of Physicians -- American Society of Internal Medicine in New Orleans, April 21-24; the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplant meeting in San Francisco, April 21-24; the National Teaching Institute -- American Association of Critical Care Nurses in Orlando, May 18-20; the American Society of Hypertension meeting in New York, May 19-21; and the North American Society for Pacing & Electrophysiology in San Francisco, May 20-22.
HealthStream's library of approximately 2,000 hours of premium content provides courses to hospitals from some of the industry's most acclaimed publishers and institutions, including, for example, Pearson Prentice Hall, the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Delmar / Thomson, and The Cleveland Clinic Foundation.
NTI 2003, the premier conference of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, attracts 5,000-plus critical care nurses from around the world.
Aspect Medical Systems (NASDAQ: ASPM), the global leader in clinically proven technology that measures the effects of anesthetics and sedatives on the brain, is exhibiting and sponsoring numerous continuing education programs at the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN) National Teaching Institute (NTI(TM)) and Critical Care Exposition in San Antonio, May 19 - 22.

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