The TANA Wellness Committee provides educational opportunities and programs that foster lifelong healthy behavioral decisions for TANA members. The committee’s mission recognizes personal and professional risk factors and strives to address them. The committee’s primary focus is on wellness is to promote a culture of physical, psychological and emotional well-being for CRNAs and SRNAs.
TANA Wellness Committee Chair & State Peer Advisor - Crystal (Odle) Hunnicutt, DNAP, CRNA
State Peer Advisor - Jack Edmondson, CRNA, MS, APN
State Peer Advistor - Justin McAdoo, DNP, CRNA
CRNAs, like most healthcare professionals, face multiple challenges and opportunities during their career: Transitioning from student to CRNA, career changes, coping with job loss when it is not your choice, and approaching retirement age. These resources can help you THRIVE not only professionally, but personally as well. Learn more at: https://www.aana.com/practice/health-and-wellness-peer-assistance/aana-thrive
SRNA Shared Experience - By SRNAs, For SRNAs
The SRNA Shared Experience, a by SRNAs, for SRNAs online peer support group, continued in 2022 to prioritize student wellness. Students engaged in four sessions over the year and discussed topics relating to the student experience. For more information about this program or to register for these events, visit AANA.com/StudentWellness.
The AANA Helpline is also available 24/7 for confidential, live support for drug or alcohol concerns: 800-654-5167