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Learn more about our mission and vision, as well as the role we play in advancing the profession of nurse anesthesia for the sake of our members and the patients they serve. Read more >>

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Read about current government issues that have an impact on nurse anesthesia and its practice, as well as what TANA is doing to advocate for our patients and professionals. Read more >>

News and Events

TANA Hosts Fun Run/Walk to Benefit TANA PAC- REGISTER NOW

CLICK HERE for the Update on Episode of Care Feedback Sessions

REGISTRATION OPEN for TANA 78th Annual Fall Convention! For more information, CLICK HERE!

TANA Action Alert Emailed to all TANA Members Regarding Full Practice Authority and Its Impact on CRNA Practice in TN. Click here for more information

The deadline for a 2016 position on the TANA Board of Directors was July 15 per the TANA Bylaws.  There will still be many opportunities to serve on a TANA Committee!  Click here to see the committees TANA members can become involved in.  Please email the TANA office if interested to info@tncrna.com, or call the office.

TANA Bill Signed by Governor Bill Haslam and Becomes Law.  Thank you to all TANA Members who contacted their legislators.  Click here to see new law: Public Chapter 513.

AANA Nurse Anesthesia Annual Congress- Aug 29 – Sept 1, 2015 in Salt Lake City, UT. CLICK HERE for registration information!

Video Challenges –See CRNA Week Student Nurse Anesthesia Challenge Videos! 

Stay tuned for the latest medical news and information related to the field of nurse anesthesia.  We’ll post links to relevant articles, as well as our own blog entries concerning important topics our members and patients should know about.  We’ll also keep readers informed about upcoming events and other happenings.

Education and Wellness



Considering a career in nurse anesthesia?  Find out more about the requirements for becoming a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist.  We’ve also listed the six Tennessee universities that offer accredited nurse anesthesia educational programs, along with links to their websites.

For Patients

For Patients

We’ve compiled all the resources patients need to find answers to common anesthesia questions, including links to general information, what to expect before receiving anesthesia, what to expect after, and much more.

Check out The Future of Anesthesia Care Today for even more in depth information.