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Lifestyle choices are correlated to 70-90% of chronic diseases challenging healthcare workers, including stroke, cancer, heart disease and diabetes. Learn 13 evidence-based steps you can implement in the workplace to improve the mental and physical health of CRNAs. See also: www.aana.com/wellness.
AANA has extended the open comment period for the draft practice document titled, Chronic Pain Management Guidelines, through July 6, 2021. Please review and provide feedback to email@example.com. Download the document and read the guided questions here.
June is PTSD Awareness Month. PTSD is an anxiety disorder that can be experienced after seeing or living through a dangerous or traumatic event. It is probably best known for affecting soldiers and veterans, but affects healthcare providers and other professions as well. For resources, visit AANA.com/PTSD.
When feelings or symptoms affect your ability to function, more than peer support is needed. It’s okay to ask for help. Seek professional advice and therapy from a licensed clinician. See Ask for Help: The When, Where, and How for Mental Health Needs. www.aana.com/askforhelp
From the AANA: May is Mental Health Awareness Month and the AANA stands with Mental Health America to help spread mental health awareness. Over the next month, the AANA will highlight resources on mental health. To get an early start, visit AANAWellness.com.
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Council on Patient Safety in Women’s Health Care has launched the Practicing for Patients Obstetric In-Situ Drill Program to aid labor and delivery teams in case of emergency. Read more.
The AANA Leadership Identification Committee, after reviewing the nominations for elected positions for the upcoming election at its February meeting, has announced the slate of candidates for the 2021 election of the AANA Board of Directors, Leadership Identification Committee, and Bylaws and Resolutions Committee members. The order of names was determined randomly on the ballot …
The state of Tennessee Department of Health is seeking healthcare professionals to assist in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. For information on how to sign up as a volunteer, go to: https://www.tncrna.com/wp-content/uploads/VolunteerHealthCareProfessionals.pdf
In case you missed it, please see AANA President, Steven M. Sertich, CRNA, MAE, JD, ESQ.’s, message sent to members yesterday: AANA from the President