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. Are there any online certifications I can get to help me prepare to do critical care
    by Vibi88 Mar 1
    4
    CinLeo42
  2. Can med surg nurse go into ICU?
    by CinLeo42 Aug 6
    6
    CinLeo42
  3. Intubation turning into a code blue
    by ICUisLife May 18
    8
    pmath_RRT
  4. Shhhh...Quiet Time in the ICU
    Article by traumaRUs Aug 10
    5
    FranEMTnurse
  5. Worried about the future of ICU nursing
    by Telenurse1990 Aug 4
    16
    spacemonkey15
  6. Any L1 Trauma Nurses Out There
    by ctsurgeryscrubrn Aug 12
    2
  7. Deciding on a unit!
    Poll by rnsimmons Mar 3
    3
    rnsimmons
  8. Population and Turnover in the CTICU
    by adventure_rn Aug 13
    1
  9. New Neonatal ICU RN
    by CiaMia39 Aug 6
    1
    adventure_rn
  10. icu career advice
    by Nursesky94 Jul 29
    6
    LovingLife123
  11. ACCN Emergency dilemma
    by mediwizard Jul 26
    4
    AJJKRN
  12. Physics and Organic Chemistry - recommended classes
    by in2ICU Dec 10, '12
    11
    educatemeplease
  13. What in the world is this rhythm?!
    by BSN_Studnt Aug 5
    18
    Susie2310
  14. CCRN exam and Laura Gasparis lecture
    by angmags Jul 31
    4
    dumbnurse
  15. Writing doctors orders without an actual doctors order
    by Toadroad Apr 11
    22
    JellyDonut
  16. CCRN 2018
    by RachelP_CRNA2B Jun 6
    5
    GaICUNurse1
  17. New to CVICU!
    by nerdynurse8 Jul 6
    1
    CinLeo42
  18. ICU floating to stepdowns/magnet status
    by lisacammel Jul 21
    6
    Delia37
  19. PCCN vs CCRN
    by TNnurse91 Aug 6
  20. Open visitation in the ICU
    by Mini2544 Jul 16
    15
    JellyDonut
  21. Job outlook for ICU nurses (RN)
    by Fitscarlet Jul 25
  22. CCRN
    by cardiacxo Jun 11, '16
    17
    Chisca
  23. Starting new position in ICU
    by Bubbly26 Jul 19
    3
    sammitate
  24. Naming a new CC orientation program
    by bluewolf9193 Jul 23
    1
    Pixie.RN
  25. Neuro exam, following commands vs mimicking?
    by Angelllau Jul 17
    2
    Mini2544
  26. Lpn told me she works ICU??
    by Runnergirl84 Aug 13, '17
    11
    HazelLPN
  27. Predicting Mortality of SICU Patients with Intra-Abdominal Sepsis
    Article by traumaRUs Jul 16
  28. Pass CCRN question bank
    by Turkeylips Oct 9, '17
    6
    kmatagasya
  29. Transitioning from adults to neonates
    by Jfrance3 Jul 11
    2
    adventure_rn
  30. Passive Leg Raise pillow
    by arees12 Jul 10
    1
    Okami_CCRN

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