Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Challenges Anthem on New Anesthesia Policy That Puts Patient Safety at Risk

The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) has expressed its strong opposition to the recent decision by health insurer Anthem, Inc., which directs ophthalmologists to assume responsibility for anesthesia administration and patient monitoring during routine cataract surgeries.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Every Breath, Every Beat, Every Second: CRNAs Are There

Newswise imageNational 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 per year in the United States, staying with their patients throughout their entire procedure.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Tells AMA: Promote Patient Care, Don’t Prevent It

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 (AANA) demands that the AMA focus its time and energy on promoting patient care rather than preventing it.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Veterans Still Waiting for Healthcare as Day to Commemorate Their Military Service Draws Near

As Veteran’s Day approaches on Nov. 11, 2017, the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) is concerned about veterans having to endure long delays for needed healthcare due to the underuse and mismanagement of anesthesia services in Veterans Health Administration (VHA) facilities.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Educator, Researcher and Activist Susan Perry Inducted as Fellow into American Academy of Nursing

Newswise imageCertified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) Susan Perry, PhD, CRNA, ARNP, Col(ret), NC, USAF, was inducted as a 2017 fellow into the American Academy of Nursing during the Academy’s annual policy conference October 5-7, 2017, in Washington, D.C.