Registration is now open for Road Map for Implementing the New ABCDEF Bundle in Your ICU, the latest webcast from the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s (SCCM) ICU Liberation series. Juliana Barr, MD, FCCM, and Mary Ann Barnes-Daly, RN, BSN, CCRN, DC, will provide a strategy for intensive care unit (ICU) teams striving to implement the new ABCDEF bundle. Faculty will examine the new element of the bundle: family engagement and empowerment.
The bundle includes:
A = Assess, Prevent and Manage Pain
B = Both Spontaneous Awakening Trials and Spontaneous Breathing Trials
C = Choice of Sedation
D = Delirium: Assess, Prevent and Manage
E = Early Mobility and Exercise
F = Family Engagement and Empowerment
- Review elements of the new ABCDEF bundle
- Develop a mental model for successful implementation of bundle elements in an ICU
This 60-minute webcast will take place on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. Central Time. Registration is complimentary for all participants.
The ICU Liberation Initiative aims to engage clinicians in improving practice and patient outcomes related to pain, agitation, delirium, and early mobility.
Learn About the ABCDEF Improvement Collaborative
The Society of Critical Care Medicine is holding a series of informational conference calls to answer questions about ICU Liberation’s ABCDEF Improvement Collaborative. The Collaborative is seeking U.S. hospitals interested in improving outcomes for patients and families by reliably implementing the newly modified bundle. The calls will provide a platform for discussing the application process and posing questions about the program. If you are interested in applying for participation in the Collaborative, now is your chance to learn more.
Phone: +1 866 740-1260
Access Code: 9966907
Monday, April 20, 2015 — 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 — 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 — 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time