The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) applauds Purdue Pharma for its steps to address the opioid epidemic in the United States by ending all promotion of its opioid, OxyContin, to prescribers.
21-Feb-2018 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
In response to the release of President Donald Trump’s proposed Fiscal Year 2019 budget, the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) has grave concerns about its potential far-reaching impact on the nation’s nursing workforce.
15-Feb-2018 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
If healthcare providers take the time to familiarize themselves with the cultural aspects of African Americans, other minority populations, which includes religious beliefs, sexual preferences, etc., health disparities within these patients groups...
12-Feb-2018 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
National CRNA Week was established by the AANA 19 years ago to educate the public about anesthesia safety and the benefits of receiving anesthesia care from CRNAs. Nurse anesthetists safely deliver approximately 43 million anesthetics to patients...
21-Jan-2018 12:00 AM EST Add to Favorites
An article in the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists’ AANA Journal, “Lyme Disease and Anesthesia Considerations,” discusses possible effects of anesthesia on Lyme disease patients undergoing surgery.
8-Jan-2018 12:00 AM EST Add to Favorites
AANA CFIO receives coveted award as someone under 40 years old in healthcare business to watch.
5-Dec-2017 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
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...
21-Nov-2017 12:00 AM EST Add to Favorites
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.
15-Nov-2017 4:35 PM EST Add to Favorites
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