Cutting-edge research aimed at improving the patient experience and safety for millions of people undergoing surgeries and seeking acute and chronic pain relief will be showcased at ANESTHESIOLOGY® 2019, the annual meeting of the American Society...
16-Sep-2019 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Millennials lead the escalating interest in marijuana and cannabinoid compounds for managing pain – with older generations not far behind – and yet most are unaware of potential risks. Three-quarters (75%) of Americans who expressed interest in...
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Anesthesia Health Care Groups Join American Academy of Pediatrics in Endorsement of Guidelines for Deep Sedation and Anesthesia During Dental Procedures
In a joint statement, ASA, SPA, ASDA, and SPS join the AAP in endorsing guidelines that recommend that at least two people with specific training and credentials should be present with a pediatric patient undergoing deep sedation or general...
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ASA has been named one of the “Healthiest Companies in America” by Interactive Health, an award which honors organizations that have invested in and improved the health of their employees.
25-Jul-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
ASA Appreciates Committee Efforts to Address Surprise Medical Bills Legislation and Urges More Changes
The American Society of Anesthesiologists applauds efforts by Congressman Raul Ruiz, M.D. (D-CA) and Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN) to amend surprise medical bill legislation as it passed the House Energy and Commerce Committee.
17-Jul-2019 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Today, ASA announced strong opposition to the surprise medical bill introduced Tuesday, July 9 and passed today by the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health, the “Pallone-Walden” bill, or H.R. 3630 the “No Surprises Act.”
12-Jul-2019 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
ASA today announced Heron Therapeutics, Inc., a developer of novel, pharmaceutical treatments to reduce postsurgical pain and for patients with cancer, has joined ASA’s Industry Supporter Program to support the Society’s more than 53,000...
1-Jul-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Out of the Middle, a coalition of leading health care providers, applauds today’s introduction of the bipartisan Protecting People from Surprise Medical Bills Act.
28-Jun-2019 5:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
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Expert Alert: ASA Pain and Opioid Expert Can Discuss HHS Pain Task Force Recommendations and Dissemination Plan
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Expert Alert: ASA Patient Safety and Perioperative Brain Health Experts Can Discuss Key Takeaways from World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit
17-Jan-2019 11:30 AM EST
Expert Alert: ASA pain medicine specialist can discuss HHS Pain Taskforce Recommendations to Address Safe Opioid Use and Multimodal Approaches to Control Pain
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Expert Alert: Physician Anesthesiologist Available to Discuss Drug Shortages, Medication Rationing and Disruption of Patient Care
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Physician Anesthesiologist, Pain Medicine Specialist Available to Discuss Opioid Misuse, Abuse and Celebrity Overdoses
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