Because of the hot job market, some NSU AA students' tuitions are being subsidized by anesthesiologist assistant
Finally, the bill authorizes anesthesiologist assistants
, an extender position similar to physician assistants, to work in Indiana.
National Commission for Certification of Anesthesiologist Assistants
On February 21, 2012, Wisconsin's legislature passed SB 383, which created a licensure process for Anesthesiologist Assistants
under the Medical Examining Board.
That same year, Louisiana took the opposite position by banning anesthesiologist assistants
from practice in the state.
Another option to reduce the shortage, Roman said, would be to use anesthesiologist assistants
, which have been used in other states.
That's the message delivered Tuesday by a group of doctors and nurse anesthetists that opposes a bill (HB 1381/SB 2332) that would grant licensure to a relatively unknown and untested group of anesthesia providers called anesthesiologist assistants