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Nurse Manager Priorities Ramping Up CAUTI Prevention Even Casual Cannabis Harms Expanded Roles for NPs, PAs Quick Screening of Behavioral Health Patients Improve Progressive Care Skills Page 6 Page 9 Page 13 Page 15 Page 17 Page 13 Vol. 6, No. 8 | AUGUST 2014 ® High Acuity & Critical Care Nurses Make Their Optimal Contribution

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Bold Voices - August 2014

Another Angle
President’s Note
Impact of AACN CSI Academy Reaches Beyond the Program
Do You Have Your Priorities Straight as a Nurse Manager?
New Edition of Scope and Standards for Acute Care CNSs
Prevent Nurse Overwork by Limiting Shift Lengths
Experienced Nurses Shorten Length of Stay
Biomarkers May Identify Concussion Severity
Ramping Up CAUTI-Prevention Strategies
Questioning Sepsis Treatment Strategies
Medicare Will Cover Rehab for Stable Patients With Heart Failure
Modular Slide Presentations Support New Sepsis Guidelines
I’m allergic to penicillin.” Maybe You’re Not.
CDC: Adults With Disabilities Need More Physicial Activity
Even Casual Cannabis Use May Cause Brain Changes
Improve Your Bedside Practice in Progressive Care
Heparin vs Bivalirudin for Stented Patients
Guidelines to Prevent PN-Dependent Intestinal Failure in Children
NPs, PAs Must Play Expanded Role
More Hospital Admissions Coming From EDs Than Other Locations
In Our Journals
Seniors Can Simplify Home Medication Routine
Rehab, Not Bedrest, Should be the ICU Priority
Quick Screening of Behavioral Health Patients in the ED
Certification Capsules
Canadian Dynamics: ‘Speaking From Experience’
New ACCNS-P Certification Review Offered Free With Exam Application
Beacon Awards: Where the Path to Excellence Begins
New Consumer Representative for Certification Board
Transitions – August 2014
I Am a Critical Care Nurse
President’s Note

Bold Voices - August 2014