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AANA Webinars
  • Protecting Your Practice: Compliance and Enforcement for CRNAs (member login required) (New)
    August 12, 2015 
    Speaker - Mark Silberman, AANA General Counsel

    This webinar is designed to educate CRNAs on the enforcement and compliance issues pertaining to practice of nurse anesthesia. The webinar covers topics such as:
    • TEFRA/ Compliance with Medical Direction
    • Liability after assignment of billing right
    • Upcoding
    • Kickbacks
    • False Claims Act
    • Medical necessity/ Quality of Care
    • Documentation
    • Billing “irregularities”
  • Most Prevalent Employment Issues Facing CRNAs - Part I (member login required)
    February 6, 2013  
    Speaker - Mark Silberman, AANA General Counsel
     
    During this program AANA's General Counsel, Mark Silberman, will discuss the most prevalent employment issues facing CRNAs. Mr. Silberman will help attendees understand various factors that may impact their work environment and explain legal issues that should be taken into consideration when dealing with an employment situation. 
  • Most Prevalent Employment Issues Facing CRNAs - Part II (member login required)
    March 13, 2013 
    Speaker - Mark Silberman, AANA General Counsel
     
    During this program AANA's General Counsel, Mark Silberman, will discuss prevalent employment issues facing CRNAs. This will include:
    • negotiating an employment contract
    • non-compete clauses
    • what are my rights when my practice is sold / hospital hires new anesthesia group?
    • antitrust issues for CRNAs (anticompetitive behavior / restraint on trade)
    • basic HR issue
 
Business of Anesthesia

Surgeon Liability

The legal relationship between surgeons and nurse anesthetists and some of the common misconceptions that arise in this area are discussed. 
 
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