New Mexico Proposed Legislation Jeopardizes Safety of Patients Bill Would Replace Physicians with Nurses for Anesthesia Care
The American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) and the New Mexico Society of Anesthesiologists (NMSA) strongly oppose SB 222, which will remove physician involvement from anesthesia care in New Mexico and authorize nurse anesthetists to replace...
12-Feb-2019 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
Parents worried about risks, but still think opioids are best for kids’ pain relief, nationwide survey shows
Headlines filled with frightening news of opioid abuse, overdoses and reports that 90 percent of addictions start in the teen years could make any parent worry. Yet parents remain conflicted about opioids: while more than half express concern their...
21-Jan-2019 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
The American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) will host PRACTICE MANAGEMENT™ 2019, Jan. 18-20, in Las Vegas. The three-day meeting will bring together leaders and subject-matter experts in anesthesia to share new research, knowledge and...
8-Jan-2019 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
ASA Commends HHS Pain Taskforce Recommendations to Address Safe Opioid Use and Multimodal Approaches to Control Pain
Today, the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) applauded the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Pain Management Best Practices Interagency Task Force on the release of draft acute and chronic pain management best practice...
2-Jan-2019 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America has issued a new expert guidance on how hospitals and healthcare providers may reduce infections associated with anesthesiology procedures and equipment in the operating room.
11-Dec-2018 10:00 AM EST Add to Favorites
ASA Commends Administration’s Report Confirming the Importance of Laws that Protect Patients from Harm
The American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) commends the Trump Administration for its report released today by the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services (HHS) that reinforces the importance of scope of practice (SOP) laws and regulations,...
4-Dec-2018 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
The American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA) and the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) are co-sponsoring a FAER/ABA Research in Education Grant to advance the careers and knowledge of anesthesiologists interested in the key...
27-Nov-2018 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites
Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) Receives Three .orgCommunity 2018 Solutions Day Awards
The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) announced today that it was presented with three 2018 Solutions Day Awards from .orgCommunity. On Thursday, FAER received the Innovation Award for its “Swimming with Sharks” program and...
19-Nov-2018 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
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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
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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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