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AACN Wear Your NTI Pride on May 20 For a limited time, purchase your official NTI 2013 T-shirt online. Presales end April 4, the NTI early-bird registration deadline. Plan to wear your T-shirt at NTI on Monday, May 20, in honor of President Kathryn Roberts’ opening session speech. During this presale period, T-shirts are just $15 each (tax included), plus a flat $3.50 shipping fee per shirt. The black shirts feature “Dare To” artwork on the back and a small NTI 2013 logo on the front. They are available in sizes small, medium, large, X-large, 2XL and 3XL. Black and white T-shirts also will be sold in the NTI Bookstore for $20 each. All proceeds benefit your NTI host chapters — Greater Boston, Merrimack Valley and the Southeastern Massachusetts chapters. Order your commemorative T-shirt online before they sell out. Go to Introducing NTI Network: Your Online NTI Community NTI Network launches this month with a host of new features adding value to your National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition (NTI) experience, Saturday, May 18 through Thursday, May 23, in Boston. New tools on our website will help you get a head start planning your week, networking with experts, colleagues and friends, and staying organized. for speakers, session summaries and learning objectives. Select the best sessions to meet your learning needs and add them to your customized agenda. Export your schedule to iCal, Outlook or Google calendar. Reserve a seat for the May 22 Patient Safety Summit and Sunrise Sessions and add it to your agenda. You’ll need to purchase through NTI registration any fee-based ticketed events such as the Certification Celebration Dinner and preconferences. Identify your interests and receive suggestions from other attendees. Create a contact list of people you want to connect with while you’re in Boston. Personalize your attendee profile with a bio, photos, interests and links to your other social media sites, such as Facebook or LinkedIn. 32 MARCH 2013 Access all these scheduling and social networking tools from your smartphone or tablet. Look for an email invitation to join NTI Network after you register for the conference, and learn more at Transitions Events in the lives of members and friends in the AACN community Send new entries to aacnboldvoices@aacn. org. Honor or remember your colleagues with a gift to AACN at Cristie Dangerfield Barbara Ann Erickson Vernice D. Ferguson Daniel Inouye Pamela Jeffries Rose Labriola, new Kathryn Roberts, faculty appointment Sue Sendelbach Rachel Zastrow Kate W. Thomas, award

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Bold Voices - March 2013

Front/Digital Edition Viewing Guide
Another Angle
Design an NTI Just for You
New Guidelines Set Practice Framework for Tele-ICU NursingPractice
New Methods Increase Speed of Sepsis Diagnosis
High Blood Pressure Can Injure the Brain of Young Adults
Recurrent Hypoglycemia May Not Impair Long-Term Development of Preterm Infants
Superstorm Sandy Hospital Evacuation Decisions Questioned
New STEMI Guidelines Focus on Symptom Recognition, Ease of Use
Early Communication About Resuscitation Improves EOL Quality
Vote Now for AACN Board, Nominating Committee Members
Simple Measures Reduce Pneumonia
Fresh Blood in the ICU
Meeting Veterans’ Healthcare Needs
In Our Journals
Checklists May Reduce Venous Thromboembolism
Certification Capsules
Chapter Leadership Workshop @NTI 2013
Wear Your NTI Pride on May 20
Dare To

Bold Voices - March 2013