Have you considered lending the AANA your talent, knowledge, and expertise as a member of an AANA Fiscal Year 2025 Committee? Applications open March 1. Committee applications will be open from March 1 to April 30, 2024. If you are already on a committee, please remember that terms are for one-year, and you must reapply if […]
Selecting your malpractice insurance coverage is a crucial choice. To assist you in making an informed decision, AANA Insurance Services has crafted a guide that outlines the five essential things you should be aware of.
QUAD A Issues Guidance on Sanitizing and Storing Laryngoscope Blades and Laryngeal Mask Airways (LMAs)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDA) consider laryngoscope blades and LMAs to be semi-critical equipment under the Spaulding Classification. According to CDC and Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC), this equipment must be either sterilized or high-level disinfected (HLD) per the manufacture’s instructions for use (IFUs) because they come into
The nursing profession extended its run to 22 years as the most trusted profession in 2023, in the latest Gallup Honesty and Ethics Poll. Gallup notes that “Americans’ ratings of nearly all 23 professions measured in Gallup’s 2023 Honesty and Ethics poll are lower than they have been in recent years.” Of the nursing profession,
Candidates for positions on the AANA FY25 Board of Directors (BOD) will be invited to participate in a forum at Mid-Year Assembly on April 20, 2024, from 2:15 – 3:45 p.m. ET, and will also have the opportunity to be interviewed by members of the Leadership Identification Committee (LIC). Please take this short survey by
U.S. News & World Report has released its list of Best Jobs in America. Nurse anesthetist earned a top spot at #25 overall, and was the #6 Best Job in Healthcare. U.S. News took a look at more than a dozen industries to find the best jobs, measuring the median salary, predicted growth and unemployment
Registration is now open for the AANA Mid-Year Assembly (MYA), to be held April 20-24 in Washington, D.C. MYA is the nurse anesthesiology profession’s largest advocacy event and a hands-on opportunity to protect our practice, develop your career, and effect positive change for colleagues everywhere. Learn more and register.
Mark Haffey, MSN, CRNA, APRN, FAANA, said he’s always felt a strong need to help others. He’s been on several medical mission trips, and his most recent took him to Ukraine this past September with the organization Global Care Force. Although prior to the trip he had concerns, he was reassured when he learned Global Care Force
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AANA’s highest acknowledgment recognizes your impact and commitment to excellence in our field and the advancement of our profession and is a significant career achievement for CRNA practitioners, educators, researchers, and advocates alike.Learn more about eligibility requirements, and how to apply. All applications are due Feb. 1, 2024 at 11:59 PM CT.