NTI Poster Presentations

Below is a list of selected posters and presenters. Posters were selected from one of three categories in which they could enter: Chapter, Evidence-Based or Research Poster.

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Lighting the AACN Flame in Student Nurses Elizabeth R Pearson, RN,BSN,CCRNChapter
Chapter Strategic Planning Based on a Member Needs AssessmentNicole M Stafford, MBA, BSN, RNChapter
Best Practices Sharing Session Brings out the Best in All Diane H Martin, RN,CCRNChapter
Improving skilled communication in chapter operations through online technologyEliza Ajero Granflor, MSN, RN, CNS, APRN-Rx, CCRN, ACNP-BCChapter
Nurse Engagement, Education & Empowerment:Denver Chapter leading Collaboration in the Mile High CityTheresa Nino, RN, MSN, CCRNChapter
Focusing the Flame: How the OKC Area Chapters Focus Challenged Nurses To Go That Extra MileElizabeth A Morris, RN,MS,CCNSChapter
Ignite the Fire: Inclusive Celebrations Inspire Nurses to Obtain CertificationStephanie S Ray-Nichols, RN,BSN,CCRNChapter
Nurses Bring New Meaning to a Full Urinal: A Chapter’s Community Support JourneyStephen C. McKeeman, RN,BSN, MBA,CCRN-K,NE-BCChapter
Educators Fuel the Frontline: Improving Quality of Care and OutcomesAlyson Kelleher, RN,BSN,CCRNEvidence-Based
Empowering Nurses to Utilize a Chain of Command Algorithm to Decrease Failure to Rescue EventsLiane Fujita, MS,APRN,CCRN,CNS-BC,CCNSEvidence-Based
Improving Collaboration with Palliative Care (PC): Nurse Driven Screenings for PC consultsMelissa L Browning, DNP, APRN, CCNSEvidence-Based
Heavyweight Champion Fights for a Cause: Best Practice in Daily Weight Monitoring for HF PatientsMonette Mabolo, RN,MBA,MSN, NEA-BCEvidence-Based
Weekly Peer Rounding Puts Knowledge into Action to Decrease Hospital Acquired Pressure UlcersSheryl A Boonstra, RN, CCRNEvidence-Based
Bottoms Up: Prone Positioning Protocol in a Community Hospital – Improving Outcomes in ARDSMs Diane K BarkasEvidence-Based
Keeping Patients Safe: Certification Exam Development JoAnne Konick-McMahan, RN,MSN,CCRNEvidence-Based
Central Venous Access Device Care and Maintenance: Changing nurse practices to prevent CLABSI.Muriel R Makamure, RN, BSN, CCRNEvidence-Based
Focusing the flame: Redesigning orientation in a Surgical ICU to increase nurse retentionElizabeth I. Kozub, MS,RN,CCNS,CCRN,CNRNEvidence-Based
RN Chest Tube RemovalKristi J ClaeysEvidence-Based
Reducing patient falls in a Surgical ICUElizabeth I. Kozub, MS,RN,CCNS,CCRN,CNRNEvidence-Based
A collaborative approach between nursing and providers to decrease urinary catheter useLeah J Brown, MSN, RN, CNS, CCRNEvidence-Based
Effectively Utilizing PACT consultation in the Neonatal ICUMary Ann T Olbash, RNEvidence-Based
Financial Health of Families with Hospitalized Infants: A Quality Improvement InitiativeNoel Dwyer, MBA, RN, CCRNEvidence-Based
Family-Centered Multidisciplinary Rounds on the Pediatric Intensive Care UnitJoyce A Weishaar, RN,MSN,CCNS,MBAEvidence-Based
Combating Sepsis: A Multidisciplinary Approach To Identification and Treatment Cynthia L Zaletel, RN,MSN,APN,CNS,CCRN,TNS,CCNSEvidence-Based
Mobile Simulation-High Stakes Emergency Training at a Budget-Friendly PriceAshley A Kellish, RN,MSN,CCRN,CCNSEvidence-Based
When Time Matters: Sepsis an Equal Opportunity Killer Wendy S Butcher, RN,BSN,CCRN, FCCSEvidence-Based
Fall Prevention In the ICUDiana L. Hughes, RN,ADN,CCRNEvidence-Based
Implementation of nurse led multidisciplinary rounds Megan Bussey, RN,BSN,CCRNEvidence-Based
A Comprehensive Approach to Sustainable Reductions in Catheter Associated Urinary Tract InfectionsDaniel Greene, RNEvidence-Based
Developing the Nursing Workforce of the Future: Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship in NursingBridget Mudge, RN,MS,CNS-BCEvidence-Based
Infection Control Liaison: Controlling the infections while spreading the education on 4G.Brady J Bielewicz, RN, BSN, CCRNEvidence-Based
Sparking the Flame from Within: Individual Nurse Scorecards and Professional AccountabilitySydney Frank, RN, BSNEvidence-Based
Reigniting the Flame: Using the spirit of caring to improve patient safety and outcomes in the ICURachel Alleynne Steele, RNEvidence-Based
CRRT Hour Tracking: Managing Competence in a High Risk, Low Volume ProcedureMolly Gratti, RN,BSN,CCRNEvidence-Based
Implementating a Bedside VAD Resource Team to provide expert inpatient care to VAD implant patientsBrenda Hardin-Wike, RN,MSN,CCRN,CCNSEvidence-Based
Cardiac Enzymes: When is a Positive Important? Lesa R Smith, MSN,RN-BC,CCRNEvidence-Based
Beyond Reactivity: Evolution of a Rapid Response System Patricia A Shoun, RN,BSN,CCRNEvidence-Based
H.E.A.R.T Helping Employees Achieve Recovery Together Michelle GalosEvidence-Based
Focus on Reducing Medication Errors with a Hospital-Wide Red Zone Medication Safety Initiative Jean A Connor, PhD, RN, CPNPEvidence-Based
Daily Spontaneous Awakening Trial in the Adult Sedated Mechanically Ventilated PatientLynelle N Pierce, RN,MS,CCRN,CCNSEvidence-Based
Pain management with Urban Zen Integrative Therapy in CT ICUJulie D Hoang, RN, BSNEvidence-Based
Clinical Nursing Education: A Road Map to SuccessLaura F Watson, MSN, RNEvidence-Based
Improving glycemic control in the critical care environment Elaine G Ngitit, BSN,RN,CCRNEvidence-Based
Arriba! Arriba! Lets Get MovingBlas E Villa, RN,CCRNEvidence-Based
Increasing Patient Hand Hygiene to Reduce the Spread of InfectionStacy Rae Haverstick, RNEvidence-Based
Improving the Efficiency of Daily Rounds in the Intermediate Care UnitDanielle D. Fraser, MS, RN, GCNS-BCEvidence-Based
Code Green for Workplace ViolenceYana Dilman, RN,BSN,PCCNEvidence-Based
Collaboration For a Fall Free Environment in the SCCCSteven J Larrimore, RN,BSN,CCRNEvidence-Based
Let’s Move Together: A Collaborative Approach to Implementing Early MobilityKathleen Uzdanovich, RN, BSN, CCRNEvidence-Based
Combatting Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections in the Pediatric Inetnsive Care Unit.Pam BrouderEvidence-Based
Bringing it back to the bedside! Making bedside report work!Mary R Lindsay, RN, MSN, CCRNEvidence-Based
FOLEY: Focus On Linking Evidence to Your PracticeMegan Smakulski, MSN,MBA,RN,PCCNEvidence-Based
Reducing the Risk Factors for VAP in Intensive Care Units: A Two-prong Approach Jill L Sarbenoff, MSN,RN,CCRNEvidence-Based
Improving Nurse-to-Nurse Handover of Care in the NICU Utilizing a Modified I-PASS SheetDeborah O'Dowd, RN,BA,CCRNEvidence-Based
Report at the Bedside: Investing in Patient and Family Centered CareRebekah A Shin, RN, BSNEvidence-Based
Eliminating catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTIs) in the trauma intensive care unitJana L Elliott, RNEvidence-Based
Focus on Eliminating Pressure Ulcers in ECMO PatientsBarbara Logue, RN,BS,BA,CCRN,Evidence-Based
Progressing the Neuro Progressive Care Unit: An Evidence-Based JourneyMindy Switzer, MS, BSN, RN, CNLEvidence-Based
Focus the Flame on Increasing Certified Registered Nurses at the Bedside.Kevin M Shimp, RN,MSN,CCRNEvidence-Based
A Focused Attack on HAI in Critical CareRebecca L Wile, RN,MSN,CCRN,CN IIIEvidence-Based
Implementing Evidence-Based Practice: Initiating Bedside RoundingElizabeth Kearns, RN, PCCN-CMCEvidence-Based
Life-long Learning: Ignite the Flame through Our Online Journal ClubPamela E Garlinghouse, RNEvidence-Based
Exceeding Survival Rates for ECMO: Making It HappenMartina O RemalyEvidence-Based
A Multidisciplinary Approach to Decrease Unplanned Extubations in the Pediatric Critical Care UnitKristin N Bowen, RN,MSNEvidence-Based
Improving the Bereavement Process in the Critical Care Unit.Kimberly Marie Gorman, MSN,RN,CNL,CCRNEvidence-Based
Focus the Flame: Fueling the Fire for Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) Reduction in Intensive and Progressive CSarah J Pangarakis, MS,APRN,CCNS,CCRNEvidence-Based
Implementing a Radical and Aggressive Strategy to Fulfill Recruitment and Retention ChallengesMary R Lindsay, RN, MSN, CCRNEvidence-Based
Continuity of Care in the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Setting: A Nurse Driven InitiativeAshley IzadpanahEvidence-Based
Non-Invasive Respiratory Volume Monitoring at the End-Of-Life: Mitigating the Double Effect Diane LaddEvidence-Based
Combat Alarm Fatigue by Getting Back To BasicsBridget M Garland, RN,CCRNEvidence-Based
Move to Improve! Taking it Step by Step Michelle Root, MSN, RN, CCRNEvidence-Based
Implementation of a Nurse-Run ECMO Program Dena R Allen, PhD,RN,MSN,CCRNEvidence-Based
Families in Crisis: Family Support Team (FST) to the RescueJennifer L Suurvarik, BSN, RNEvidence-Based
Evaluation of Health IT Implementation and Mediation of Unintended Adverse Consequences Erika L Setliff, RN, MSN, CCRN-CSCEvidence-Based
Sleep Promotion in the Cardiac ICU: A Quality Improvement ProjectSara M Knippa, MS,RN,CNS,CCRNEvidence-Based
Reducing ICU-Associated Delirium via Environmental and Medication InterventionsMarlaine G Magee, BSN, RN, CCRNEvidence-Based
Effects of Mobilization on Pre-heart Transplant Patients Receiving PAIABP TherapyLisa M Green, BSN,RN,CCRNEvidence-Based
Jean Watson’s Caritas Processes: A Model for Transforming the Nursing Practice EnvironmentPaul Cosby Summerell, RN,BSN,MHA,CCRN, SCRNEvidence-Based
Reducing Nuisance Alarms from Cardiac Monitors to Improve Alarm Safety in a Transplant/Cardiac ICUTiffany M GomezEvidence-Based
CAUTI…or is it?Jisebelle S Tizon, MSN, RN,ACNS-BC, CCRN, CWONEvidence-Based
Strive For Five: Using Patient Perceptions of Quality Service to Increasing Patient SatisfactionTracee M Kennon-Lamb, BSN RN CCRNEvidence-Based
Decreasing Preceptor Burnout and Improving New Graduate Retention Rate for Critical Care Nurses Mary Lawanson-Nichols, RN,MSN,CCRNEvidence-Based
Alarm Fatigue Reduction in a MICU: A Patient Safety InitiativeLaura A DeVaux, CCRN, BSNEvidence-Based
Intrathecal antibiotic administration by bedside nurses: An innovative practiceDiane Trower, BSN,RN,CCRNEvidence-Based
Intraosseous needles reduce Time to First Medication for coding inpatients without IV accessDaniel J Lantos, MSN, RN, CNMLEvidence-Based
Sleep deprivation in the STICU: Promoting sleep in the patients who need it most.Therese Podgorski, RN,MSN,MSEd, CNL,TNCC, CCRNEvidence-Based
Reduction of Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infection (CLABSI) Rate due to Culture Change Karin L Cooney-Newton, RN,BSN,CCRNEvidence-Based
Medication side effects education tool improves patient satisfaction scores in a Telemetry UnitAileen Ingles, RN BSN,PCCN,CN IVEvidence-Based
Implementing a Systematic Progressive Mobility Program throughout a 5- Hospital SystemAbbie H Purney, MSN, APRN, CCNSEvidence-Based
TMI: Reducing Ventilator Associated Pneumonia in the Surgical ICUJeremiah D Darnell, RN, BS, CCRN, CNRNEvidence-Based
Redefining Relationships in Health Care: Partnering with Families During Rounds and Bedside ReportJennifer M Hayakawa, DNP, PCNS-BC, CCRN, CNRNEvidence-Based
Ensuring the Provision of Optimal Nutritional Therapy in Pediatric Critical Care Jennifer M Hayakawa, DNP, PCNS-BC, CCRN, CNRNEvidence-Based
Reducing HAPUs in the ARDS Patient During Proning TherapyMark D Richardson, MSN, RN, CCRNEvidence-Based
Nursing Driving Excellence: Preventing Pressure Ulcers in the High Risk Population Gennifer Lane Baker, DNP,RN,CCNSEvidence-Based
Research Study Participation Promotes Leadership and Empowers Nurses to Change Practice Standards.Florencia T Wilson, RN,CCRNEvidence-Based
Surviving Sepsis: Our Improvement StoryKaren A YoungEvidence-Based
Evidence-based Guidelines & Scripting to Support Nurses in Sepsis Recognition, Reporting & TreatmentDawn M. Drahnak, DNP, RN, CCNS, CCRNEvidence-Based
Hospital Certification Library Maximizes Efficiency and Decreases Unit Burden Claire C Curran, MSN, RN, RN-BC, ALUMNUS CCRNEvidence-Based
Focusing the Flame - Using a Blog to Keep the Lamp of Knowledge Lit Through Peer-to-Peer EducationMelanie M Nedder, RN,BSN,CCRN-CMCEvidence-Based
Implementation of an Early Mobility Program Using the Comprehensive Unit Based Safety Program ModelShalan M Stroud, RN, MSN, ACCNS-AG, ACNS-BCEvidence-Based
Reducing IV Medication Errors in Critical Care by Managing DistractionLeah J Brown, MSN, RN, CNS, CCRNEvidence-Based
A Unit-Based Quality Investigation Team: Analysis and Accountability at the BedsideKathrine A Winnie, MSN,AGCNS-BC,CCRNEvidence-Based
A novel approach to intra hospital transport of patients with multiple modular infusion pumps.Flerida A. Imperial-Perez, RN,CNS,MS,MSNEvidence-Based
The Brown Battle: Reduction of hospital acquired Clostridium Difficile rates.Sandra J Wakai, MSN, RN,CCRNEvidence-Based
Transforming critical care nurse education: making it SIM-tasticChristine B Lawlor, RN,BSN,CCRN,CSCEvidence-Based
Focused on Feeding Tube Retention: A Nurse Driven Trial of a Nasal Bridle SystemJoie Griffin, RN, BSN, MSNEvidence-Based
Prevent infection use protection- Utilizing a team approach to decrease neurosurgical infectionsSandia A Royal, RNEvidence-Based
The Alarm Pulse Check Drill: Identifying Real-Life Practices to Improve Patient SafetyLisa J Pettrey, RN,MS, CNEA-BCEvidence-Based
Teach Back Technique Improves Patient Satisfaction in Heart Failure PatientsLeeann J Putney, MSN,RN,CCRN-CSCEvidence-Based
Restructuring Daily Awakening Trial (DAT)- A new face on Sedation VacationJisebelle S Tizon, MSN, RN,ACNS-BC, CCRN, CWONEvidence-Based
Putting Patients First: The Johns Hopkins Hospital WICU Decreases its Catheter-Associated UTI RatesKristen SiperkoEvidence-Based
CAUTI: A Culture of Unit-Based Safety for PatientsTammy Richardson, BSN, RN, CCRNEvidence-Based
Cultivating competent nurses one step at a timeSuzan R Miller-Hoover, DNP, RN,CCRN,CCNSEvidence-Based
A Collaborative Approach Reduces Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infections to ZeroRosmond O'Berry, RN,PCCNEvidence-Based
Exploring the Lived Experiences of Male Sexuality Following Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury Derek S Drake, MSN, RN, CNML, CNLResearch
The Effects of Simulation on Novice PICU Nurse Performance and AnxietyRandy L. Kelley, DNP, RN, CCRNResearch
Fatigue in Critical Care NursesRobin S Krinsky, DNP,MSN,CCRNResearch
From Cold to Hot: An investigation of Fever Following Therapeutic HypothermiaKristen L Luttenberger, RN,CCRNResearch
Comparison of temperatures: pulmonary artery core to oral, temporal artery, bladder and esophagealSue Sendelbach, RN,PhD,CCNSResearch
Utilizing Music Therapy as an Intervention to Decrease Anxiety in Respiratory Compromised PatientsJenifer Bantle-Felt, BSN,RNResearch
Delirium: Causing Havoc in Healthcare A Multidisciplinary Approach to Delirium Assessment and Management in the ICU Cheryl L Haseeb, RN,CCRNResearch
Exploration of the distress caused by being blamed for a negative patient outcomeJudy E Davidson, DNP,RN,FCCMResearch
Living with Dying in the Pediatric ICU: A Nursing PerspectiveDebbie L Stayer, Ph.D.,, RN-BC, CCRNResearch
Femoral vs. Percutaneously Inserted Axillary-Subclavian Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump ComparisonFrederick R. Macapagal, BSN,RN,CCRN,Research
Setting the Platform: Exploring the Contributions of Hospital Based Organ Donation Memorials Charles C Reed, PhD, RN, CNRNResearch
A Non-pharmacologic Approach to Decrease Restraint UseKari E Johnson, RNResearch
Satisfaction of New Graduate Nurses’ Preparedness for Interprofessional Collaboration in Acute CareJulie L. Hopkins, DNP RN CNE APHN-BCResearch
Patient-Controlled Sedation in Mechanically Ventilated Patients: Is This Feasible?Mary Fran Tracy, RN,CCNS,PhD,FAANResearch
Proactive vs. Reactive Management of Clinical Deterioration: The Benefits of Critical Care Outreach Meredith Helen Borak, RN, MSNResearch
Focused on Feeding Tube Retention: A Nurse Driven Trial of a Nasal Bridle SystemJoie Griffin, RN, BSN, MSNResearch
Retrospective Review of the Effect of ABCDE Bundle Implementation on Intensive Care Unit PatientsMandy M Bounds, MSN, RN, CCRN-CMCResearch
NICU Nurses’ Perceptions of Obstacles and Supportive Behaviors in End-of-Life CareAnn Rogerson, RNResearch
Lack of Agreement of Subjective Pupil AssessmentsSonja Stutzman, PhDResearch
Want to graduate nurses who care?: A caring behavior scale for critical care nursing students.Mary A GergisResearch
Nurse Driven Acute Stroke Care: Results from the QCI-NASCar Acute Stroke TrialSonja Stutzman, PhDResearch
Patient and Nurse Factors that Drain Nursing Time in Chest Tube Management Myra A Cook, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, CCRN-CSCResearch
The CAUTI Stroke ConnectionTammy Richardson, BSN, RN, CCRNResearch
Collegiality, the Nursing Practice Environment and Missed Nursing CareKatherine I Menard, PhD,RN,CCRN,CNEResearch
Early Recognition of Delirium In Trauma PatientsKari E Johnson, RNResearch
Comparison of Hospital Noise Levels in Two CTICU EnvironmentsMyra F Ellis, MSN,RN, CCRN-CSCResearch
What do critical care nurses say to their patients?: A study of nurse-patient communication in EgyptMary A GergisResearch
Using APACHE Scores to Improve Intensive Care Length of Stay in a County HospitalJovie De Leon-Luck, DNP, MS, ACNP-BC, CNS-BC, CCNS, CCRN, CCResearch
Patient Sleep Satisfaction, Noise, and Sleep Barriers in a CTICUMyra F Ellis, MSN,RN, CCRN-CSCResearch
Exploring the Experiences and Needs of Children Visiting in the Adult ICUMyra A Cook, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, CCRN-CSCResearch
Collaborate to Extubate: A Needs Assessment and Educational Program on the ABCDE&F BundleErica E Edwards, RN MSN CCRN-CMCResearch
Nurses’ Perception on Moral Distress and Collaboration of Care DecisionsAdeluisa A DeGuzman, RN,BSN,CCRNResearch
The relationship between vasopressors and pressure ulcer development in adult critical care patientsJill M Cox, PhD,RN,APN-C,CWOCNResearch
Continuous Lateral Rotation Therapy: Good for the Lungs, Safe for the Skin? - A feasibility study.Robert Anderson, RN,BAN,CCRNResearch
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