Comment on Draft Position Statement
The American Nurses Association's Workplace Violence and Incivility Professional Issues Panel
is requesting public comment on its draft position statment. Comment period is open until 5 pm ET on April 30, 2015
. Access the public comments page
Equipment RecallCONMED Corporation, PadPro and R2 Multi-Function Defibrillation Electrodes
: Will not work with Philips FR3 and FRx AEDs. Learn more
Respironics California, Esprit V1000 and V200 Ventilators: Class I Recall - Power Failure May Occur
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: The Nurses: A Year With the Heroes Behind the Hospital Curtain
Nominations for AANA elected positions(Board of Directors, Nominating and Resolutions Committees) are due in the AANA office by December 1, 2014. (member login required)
Practicing gratitude can improve your health! See the Wellness Milestones
collection of articles, under Seasons and Holidays, for more on the connection between wellness and thankfulness.
The AANA Board of Directors recently adopted the following documents:
Recertification Summit Presentation:
The provider nondiscrimination law, enacted in 2010 and taking effect this year, prohibits health plans from discriminating against qualified licensed healthcare professionals solely on the basis of their licensure. AANA, COA and NBCRNA
wrote letters supporting the law on behalf of the profession.
AANA is saddened to learn of the passing of Dr. Maya Angelou, who was scheduled to be the 2014 Nurse Anesthesia Annual Congress keynote speaker. We extend our heartfelt condolences to her family and all who knew her or admired her and her work.
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