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Digital Seminar

Walking Home From the ICU: Regaining Alertness, Orientation, and Mobility

Kali Dayton, DNP, AGACNP
Approx. 2 Hours
Apr 01, 2024
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Dr. Dayton, host of the Walking Home from the ICU podcast, provides essential evidence-based recommendations for modernizing mobility practices in the ICU. Discover contemporary approaches to enhance functional outcomes in a complex patient population. Plus, you’ll learn proven interventions to re-stimulate functional - cognition, alertness, orientation, and motor planning.

No matter your discipline, unlock practice transforming strategies to safely get your patients moving again.

  • Optimize patient recovery utilizing the ABCDEF bundle
  • Explore updated sedation protocols for early mobility in the ICU
  • Dive into causative conditions associated to ICU stays
  • Discover practical strategies to effect culture change in your organization


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Continuing education credit information is coming soon for this non-interactive self-study package.

CEs may be available for select professions, as listed in the target audience. Hours will be dependent on the actual recording time. Please check with your state licensing board or organization for specific requirements. 

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**Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.


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Kali Dayton, DNP, AGACNP, is a critical care nurse practitioner, host of the Walking Home from the ICU podcast, Walking You Through the ICU podcast, and critical care outcomes consultant. She obtained her Doctorate in Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nursing Practice from the University of Utah. She also holds accreditation as an adult-gerontology acute care nurse practitioner (AGACNP-BC) through American Nurses Credentialing Center. Dr. Dayton dedicates her experiences in the "Awake and Walking ICU" and ICUs around the USA to elevate ICU sedation and mobility practices by working to align them with current research. She works with ICU teams internationally to transform patient outcomes through early mobility and management of delirium in the ICU.

Speaker Disclosures:
Financial: Kali Dayton has an employment relationship with Dayton ICU Consulting and receives a consulting fee from Securisyn. She has a relationship with Vidatalk. Kali Dayton receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. All relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations have been mitigated.
Non-financial: Kali Dayton is the podcast host of Walking Home from the ICU.

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  1. Integrate the research on short and long-term outcomes of ICU patients during and after prolonged sedation and immobility.
  2. Develop tools to critically think through the risk and repercussions of sedation and immobility and customize the ABCDEF bundle for each patient.
  3. Exemplify advanced competence to help ICU teams provide evidencebased sedation and mobility practices to their patients.


History of the Awake and Walking ICU

  • Brief overview of the history
  • Patient story/testimonial

Understand the ABCDEF Bundle

  • How should it be implemented?
  • Address optimal practices for sedation and mobility
  • Championing a shared care model
  • Improve departmental resource utilization
  • Proven leadership strategies

Modern Evidence-Based Practices in the ICU

  • Prevent and manage delirium
  • Prevent and overcome ICU acquired weakness
  • Improved outcomes management

Understand causative conditions such as…

  • post-ICU PTSD
  • post-ICU dementia
  • Reconnecting normal - brain activity, cognitive functioning, orientation, sleep, and rem cycles

Reimagine early mobility in the ICU

  • The inter-organ connection between muscle function and other vital systems
  • Effect of muscular atrophy on functional performance (i.e., postural control to sit EOB)
    • Examples in the CVICU, nuero, trauma, ECMO, etc.
  • Research supporting safety, practicability, and effectiveness of early mobility
  • Documentation to support patient mobility accomplishments
  • Championing a multidisciplinary approach

Target Audience

  • Registered Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Physician Assistants
  • Physical Therapists
  • Physical Therapist Assistants
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Occupational Therapy Assistants
  • Speech Language Pathologists


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