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American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Tells AMA: Promote Patient Care, Don’t Prevent It

In response to the American Medical Association’s (AMA) latest attack on non-physician healthcare professionals who ensure millions of Americans access to safe, cost-effective healthcare each year, the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) demands that the AMA focus its time and energy on promoting patient care rather than preventing it.

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Vaping 'No Better' than Smoking when Surgery is Needed

Many proponents of vaping argue that it's a healthy alternative to tobacco cigarettes; however, when it coming to surgery and interacting with anesthesia, neither is safe.

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Veterans Still Waiting for Healthcare as Day to Commemorate Their Military Service Draws Near

As Veteran’s Day approaches on Nov. 11, 2017, the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) is concerned about veterans having to endure long delays for needed healthcare due to the underuse and mismanagement of anesthesia services in Veterans Health Administration (VHA) facilities.

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Top Nursing Organizations Push for CRNA Full Practice Authority in VA

22 Nursing Organizations have come together to help Veterans alleviate wait times for surgical services.

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Retired Veteran, CEO, and Anesthesiology Expert Available for Interviews on VA Issues

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MTSA Offers Solutions to Combat National Opioid Epidemic

Middle Tennessee School of Anesthesia (MTSA) announced it is expanding efforts to educate Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) on treatment options that reduce or eliminate the need for opioids during and after surgery.

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Educator, Researcher and Activist Susan Perry Inducted as Fellow into American Academy of Nursing

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Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) Susan Perry, PhD, CRNA, ARNP, Col(ret), NC, USAF, was inducted as a 2017 fellow into the American Academy of Nursing during the Academy’s annual policy conference October 5-7, 2017, in Washington, D.C.

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Anesthesia Provider Ladan Eshkevari Inducted into Elite Group of Nurse Leaders

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The AAN is the Who's Who of nursing leaders but the pool of CRNAs is even smaller. There are less than 100 nurse anesthetists that have been inducted as a fellow of a little over 2000 nurses.

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Garry Brydges Voted President-Elect of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists

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Official announcement of the AANA President-elect that includes background information

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Bob Gauvin Voted Treasurer of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists

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Massachusetts resident begins a one-year term as treasurer for national nurse anesthesia association.







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