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Released: 21-Feb-2020 10:40 AM EST
AANA Board of Directors Approve “Scope of Nurse Anesthesia Practice”
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

This document reflects the professional scope of practice of Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs), including the full range of anesthesia services, and describes CRNAs’ professional, educational, clinical, and leadership roles.

Released: 5-Feb-2020 2:55 PM EST
State Legislators Push Forward Full Practice Authority for Advanced Practice Nurses
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

At an unprecedented pace, state legislators are voting in favor of lifting restrictions that would enable advanced practice nurses and other nonphysician providers to practice at the full extent of their education and expertise.

Newswise: COA Releases White Paper on Scholarly Work for Practice Doctorate Nurse Anesthesia Programs
Released: 28-Jan-2020 5:25 PM EST
COA Releases White Paper on Scholarly Work for Practice Doctorate Nurse Anesthesia Programs
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

The Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA) approved its first guidance document on scholarly projects for nurse anesthesia programs offering practice doctoral degrees.

Released: 25-Jan-2020 6:00 AM EST
National CRNA Week: The House of Representatives Recognizes the Contributions of Nurse Anesthetists
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

In honor of National CRNA Week (Jan. 19-25, 2020), Reps. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA), and Sam Graves (R-MO) today introduced a bipartisan resolution on the House floor, “Recognizing the roles and the contributions of America’s Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) and their role in providing quality health care for the public.”

Released: 24-Jan-2020 9:50 AM EST
As Rural Hospital Closures Continue, CRNAs Offer a Safe, Affordable Solution
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

“Rural healthcare systems are fighting for their lives,” according to Randall Moore, DNP, MBA, CRNA and CEO of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA). “Statistics remain grim.”

Released: 14-Jan-2020 4:05 PM EST
CRNAs, Nurses Gain Double Accolades: One of the Best 25 Jobs, The Most Honest, Ethical Professionals 18 Years in a Row
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

CRNAs are ranked among the U.S. Top 25 Best Jobs on the most recent U.S. News & World Report listing, and, for 18 years in a row, nursing is identified as the most honest and ethical profession on the most recent annual Gallup poll.

Released: 25-Nov-2019 9:00 AM EST
Focus on Trauma-Informed Care – Journal of Forensic Nursing Presents Special Issue
Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Assessing and managing the impact of trauma has important implications for the care of patients and populations affected by trauma and violence. The current role and ongoing development of trauma-informed care are the focus of the October/December special issue of the Journal of Forensic Nursing, official journal of the International Association of Forensic Nurses.

Released: 8-Nov-2019 1:00 AM EST
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Partners with Patient Safety Movement Foundation to Eliminate Medical Errors in Hospitals
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) is partnering with the Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) to eliminate preventable patient deaths in hospitals, a leading cause of death and injury to people across the globe.

Released: 6-Nov-2019 1:05 PM EST
Rule Change by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Recognizes CRNAs’ Expert Care
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) commends the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) for recognizing a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist’s (CRNA) ability to perform pre-anesthetic assessments in Ambulatory Surgical Centers as part of the final rule made Nov. 1 on the Physician Fee Schedule.

Released: 28-Oct-2019 12:05 AM EDT
AANA Releases Pivotal Study on Safety, Cost-Effectiveness of Anesthesia Delivery
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) released a new study that suggests politics and professional interests are the main drivers of anesthesia policy in the United States.



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