Nursing Conference Coverage - page 2

Realign, Reframe and Rediscover Your Joy Being a Nurse

Realign, Reframe and Rediscover Your Joy Being a Nurse

by Michelle Podlesni - Just like tires of a car that are out of alignment, our jobs may be leaving us feel we are having a bumpy ride each day. One day you are not the new nurse anymore. We experience new demands such as...

Human Trafficking Recognition in the ED

Human Trafficking Recognition in the ED

by traumaRUs - Human trafficking is not limited to third world countries where children are pulled off the streets to work in the sex industry. It occurs in the US just like other countries and with the same...

Global Conference on Nursing-2017,FRANKFURT- GERMANY

Global Conference on Nursing-2017,FRANKFURT- GERMANY

by shabnam.ali1232 - Hi All, We would like to welcome you to participate at the upcoming “Global Conference on Nursing” held during August 07- August 09, 2017, in Frankfurt Marriott Hotel, Germany the largest...

NTI - Swan Ganz Monitoring for Your ICU Patient

NTI - Swan Ganz Monitoring for Your ICU Patient

by allnurses - Monitoring the hemodynamics of your critically ill ICU is so important. Use of the Swan-Ganz pulmonary artery catheter is one of the ways to quickly assess the cardiac status of your patient, make...

NTI - Capella FlexPath

NTI - Capella FlexPath

by allnurses - Furthering your education is often the key to advancing in nursing. Have you considered getting your BSN, MSN, MBA? There are many options but flexibility is often the deciding factor. This might...

NTI - Enteral Feeding Connector - No More Mess!

NTI - Enteral Feeding Connector - No More Mess!

by allnurses - How many times have you gone into a patient's room to give G-tube or OG meds or feedings and....splat, the feeding, meds and who knows what else gets splashed on you? Or you go into your patient's...

NTI - Looking For a New Stethoscope?

NTI - Looking For a New Stethoscope?

by allnurses - Stethoscopes are a tool used frequently by nurses. We use them for lung sounds, heart sounds, auscultating bowel sounds, listening to dialysis accesses. And...many of us are on the look-out for the...

Dan Nadworny, MSN, RN, Point Person for the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing

Dan Nadworny, MSN, RN, Point Person for the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing

by allnurses - Mass Casualty Incident - even the words sound impressive. The reality can be overwhelming, chaotic, unnerving and just plain frightening. How do you continue to cope during a disaster? How do you...

NTI: What's a Scromper, Nurse Blake?

NTI: What's a Scromper, Nurse Blake?

by allnurses - What’s a “Scromper?” Well, it’s a great new idea from a very innovative nurse named Blake. A versatile garment made just for nurses… by a nurse….. Read on to find out more about the Scrub Romper...

Colorado Tech discusses nursing degrees at NTI

by Brian S. - Colorado Technical University was at NTI giving away flip flops to potential students as they discussed their nursing degree programs with attendees. With the option to complete classes online,...

NTI - If Florence Could See Us Now:  Kathy Douglas, RN Interview

NTI - If Florence Could See Us Now: Kathy Douglas, RN Interview

by allnurses - Kathy Douglas, RN, MHA, was one of two recipients of AACN's Pioneering Spirit Award for 2017. According to the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, "The recipients are directors of two...

NTI Interview - Pain Control: June Oliver, MSN, CNS

NTI Interview - Pain Control: June Oliver, MSN, CNS

by allnurses - Managing our patient's pain is a paramount concern for all nurses. AllNurses staff recently attended NTI in Houston and interviewed June Oliver, MSN, CNS from Swedish Covenant Hospital in Chicago....

NTI - Reducing Ventilator Associated Pneumonia:  Halyard Interview

NTI - Reducing Ventilator Associated Pneumonia: Halyard Interview

by allnurses - Our patients are sicker then ever. The acuity continues to climb. Many of our patients are vented either for a short time or unfortunately, sometimes for a prolonged period. Its important that we...

NTI - How to Secure a Nasogastric Tube (NGT), Securely!

NTI - How to Secure a Nasogastric Tube (NGT), Securely!

by allnurses - You go into a patient room and find the NGT lying on the bed with the tube feeding spewing a nasty circle of smelly liquid onto the sheets. Oh oh - lets get the patient cleaned up, and then we have...

NTI - Clean Up Time!

NTI - Clean Up Time!

by allnurses - Hibiclens has been around for 30+ years. Many of us remember the Hibiclens teal-colored bottle that we had our patients wash with preoperatively. Hibiclens is a chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) solution...

NTI - CPR Throwdown

NTI - CPR Throwdown

by traumaRUs - AllNurses staff recently attended NTI 2017 in Houston, Texas. So many interesting exhibits and classes. We all know that CPR is the basis for a successful resuscitation. In fact, it is the first...

NTI - Merit Medical DualCap: Disinfection & Protection against CRBIs

NTI - Merit Medical DualCap: Disinfection & Protection against CRBIs

by allnurses - Catheter-related bloodstream infections are a serious healthcare problem with a significant mortality rate and costing billions of of dollars to treat. Read about the solution invented by two...

IVEA - The Innovative Replacement for the IV Pole - NTI

IVEA - The Innovative Replacement for the IV Pole - NTI

by allnurses - We've all had those patients who have an IV pole as well as multiple pieces of equipment that make it very challenging to even get them to the bathroom. Wouldn't it be great if someone invented...

NTI: Medical Marijuana

NTI: Medical Marijuana

by allnurses - Marijuana has long been used medicinally out of the mainstream of medical practice. However, with the legalization of marijuana in many states, this is a current issue with lots of implications for...

Zoll shows off new CPR monitor at NTI

by Brian S. - Zoll shows off their technology to monitor compression quality during a code at NTI. Their monitor analyzes rate, depth and recoil during CPR compressions and gives nurses instant feedback to gauge...


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