In a $1 billion Medicare fraud case, a federal circuit court recently ruled against dozens of Minnesota anesthesiologists who are accused of charging Medicare for work performed by nurse anesthetists
Barnett and other MANA members will join CRNAs around the country in celebrating a history of exceptional patient care and anesthesia safety during National Nurse Anesthetists
Week, January 20-26, 2002.
The AANA has said all along that the individual states should be allowed to decide whether to require physician supervision of Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists
(CRNAs), based on each state's particular needs," said Larry Hornsby, CRNA, president of the 28,000-member AANA.
Published January 18, 2001, in the Federal Register, the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA) rule removes the federal physician supervision requirement for nurse anesthetists
and defers to state law on the issue.
The anesthesiologists are attempting to reduce the professional status of nurse anesthetists
by mandating a federal scope of practice act that for the first time would dictate national requirements for health professionals.
Bless and other members of MANA will join CRNAs around the country in celebrating a history of exceptional patient care and anesthesia safety during National Nurse Anesthetists
Week, January 21-27, 2001.
The Michigan Association of Nurse Anesthetists
was founded in 1938.
One of the four specialist anesthetists
was due for pension while the others wanted to quit for unidentified reasons, reportedly for better packages at other hospitals, Khaleej Times has learnt.
Tipu Sultan said growing demand for trained anesthetists
(anesthesiologists) in the Middle Eastern countries also contributed towards the shortage of qualified hands in the country and the situation demanded revision in the pay scales of the professionals, coupled with competitive salary packages to prevent constant brain drain.
The new standard will provide assurance to the public that entry level nurse anesthetists
continue to possess the knowledge to provide safe and effective care.
In recognition of their profession's commitment to exceptional patient care, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists
(CRNAs) in Maryland and across the country are celebrating the 14th annual National Nurse Anesthetists
Week, January 20-26, 2013, with this year's theme of "Patient Care Extraordinaire.
In recent years he has served as a national leader in educating nurse anesthetists
on their profession's unique risks for addiction.
The assessment of proportional effects among anesthetists
and volatile anesthetics was performed by using the log (10) (mean FGF for each case).
On Monday, September 27th, Governor Bill Ritter announced that Colorado was opting out of the federal supervision requirement for nurse anesthetists
, becoming the 16th state to do so.
Allowing nurse anesthetists
to provide anesthesia services without physician supervision does not increase the risk of complications or death from surgery, according to a study in the Aug.