Critical Care Nursing

Critical Care Nursing

Begin reading thousands of high level critical care nursing discussions with nurses in your specialty. Here you can post questions or comments that pertain to ICU nursing that might cross over from SICU to MICU to CCU or any other specialized ICU. Some topics that have been discussed include nurse/pt ratio, types of equipment, vent weaning, and meds specific to ICU.

  1. Reentry nurse -- ICU?  Grad School?
    by WestCoastSunRN Nov 29
    2
    jenniferhopeRN
  2. How do I change a transducer set up?
    by skittleson Dec 9
  3. Tracheostomy emergencies
    by zzyzx Dec 8
    1
    offlabel
  4. Making it in the ICU
    by lollipoplbc Dec 8
    1
    BeenThere2012
  5. CCRN Study partner: Tampa fl
    by widmaerjm Dec 7
  6. albumin and hypotension
    by zzyzx Dec 4
    4
    offlabel
  7. CCRN Advice
    by ICUnurse0301 Dec 3
    3
    mrs27smith
  8. Does your ICU use CHG wipes for bathing patients?
    by fatrabbit May 9
    19
    FutureRNArk
  9. Big decision: what unit to transfer from after ICU. Help!
    Poll by BSN1234 Nov 22
    6
    BSN1234
  10. Critical Care Course at Durham college
    by cherryberry_RN Dec 6
  11. resigned during orientation - advice needed
    by Bonnie007 Nov 15
    26
    futureNPmomof2
  12. Med-Surg ICU Swedish First hill 2017
    3
    Ruby Vee
  13. Swallowing PO meds with NGT
    by dvill2305 Sep 4
    8
    William2
  14. Will paramedic be useful for ICU job?
    by BradS Jun 18
    20
    Leno182
  15. Unique withdrawal of care
    by johosa12 Nov 29
    6
    jdub6
  16. Vent management and sedation/pain management
    by MaxAttack Oct 30
    7
    mcubed45
  17. Are 24-Hour Open Visitation Policies a Bad Idea? (Yes)
    Article by TheCommuter Apr 18, '14
    88
    delphine22
  18. RN Anesthesia job, where else have you seen it?
    by MIRN923 Jul 15
    2
    delphine22
  19. Admission Process in ICU
    by Jlucasrn92 Aug 10
    4
    delphine22
  20. Foley Cath Insertion
    by sammiesmom Oct 23
    28
    delphine22
  21. Precedex vs. fentanyl/versed vs. propofol
    by RNSAC Oct 22
    8
    delphine22
  22. three days of precepting left! eeeek! but YAY! (advice needed)
    by NursingInChaos Nov 28
    2
    WestCoastSunRN
  23. Medical Step down unit
    by BSN1234 Nov 22
    2
  24. Help!! ICU Nurse Needing Advice!
    by Ingrambl89 Nov 8
    17
    Ruby Vee
  25. As a new nurse, how long does it take to get an ICU job?
    by Socal_EMT Sep 22
    14
    whatthefaulk8
  26. CCRN studying
    by apearson Nov 6
    4
    CCUnurse2016
  27. Precepting med-surg nurse
    by Lev <3 Nov 15
    3
    WestCoastSunRN
  28. BKAT-Critical Care
    by cgolden19 Jan 9, '12
    9
    Dan12345
  29. Can someone who struggles learning skills ever be a successful ICU nurse?
    by purplegal Nov 13
    5
    B52Bomber
  30. Hotline blood warmer tubing
    by jessthoreen Nov 13
    4
    marienm

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