One of the main strategic priorities of the AANA Public Relations Department, and a key benefit of membership, is to promote nurse anesthesia to hospital administrators, policy makers, healthcare professionals, patients and others through print, broadcast and digital media. Below are recent news items about CRNAs, AANA, and nurse anesthesia that were published, posted, or broadcast after dissemination by AANA. Additional news items will be added regularly to this list.
Dec 5, 2017

Military Times: Advocates Warn of Backlogs if VA Fails to Certify Nurse Anesthetists

Advocates Warn of Backlogs if VA Fails to Certify Nurse Anesthetists, December 5, 2017 (Circulation: 6 million).

Nov 22, 2017

Dentistry Today

E-Cigarette Usage May Complicate Oral Surgery, November 22, 2017 (Circulation: 150,000).

Oct 19, 2017

The Hill

VA Denial of Full Practice Authority for Nurse Anesthetists Coming Home to Roost, October 19, 2017 (Circulation: 24,000 print subscribers).

Oct 24, 2017

Becker's Hospital Review

6 Things the VA Can Do to Ensure Veterans Get the Anesthesia Care They Need, October 24, 2017 (Circulation 18,500).

Jun 22, 2017

Becker's ASC Review

3 Key Thoughts from American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Incoming President Bruce Weiner, June 22, 2017 (Circulation: 25,000).

Jun 26, 2017

U.S. News & World Report

What Men Need to Know About ED Drugs and Anesthesia, June 26, 2017 (Monthly Circulation: 20 million unique visitors with 120 million page views).

Jul 26, 2017

Texarkana Gazette

Stop Taking ED Drugs Before Anesthesia, by Michael Roizen, M.D., and Mehmet Oz, M.D., July 26, 2017 (Circulation: 25,000 daily).

Jul 31, 2017

Metro

Do you Have What it Takes to Become a Nurse Anesthetist?, July 31, 2017 (Circulation: 18 million daily).

Aug 25, 2017

The Hill

The Healthcare Industry Has Been Part of the Opioid Problem - It's Time We're Part of the Solution, August 25, 2017 (Circulation: 24,000 print subscribers).

Jan 3, 2016

The Nursing Show

President Quintana and Lorraine Jordan were interviewed for the January 4, 2016 episode of The Nursing Show (Audience: 100,000+) on CRNAs, the geographical imbalance research, and more.

Nov 3, 2015

News Medical

November 4, 2015: Advanced Pain Management Fellowship Prepares CRNAs to Meet Needs of Americans with Chronic Pain (Circulation: 4,000,000 monthly visits; 300,000 email subscribers)

Dec 8, 2015

International Association of Anesthesiologists

December 9, 2015: New Study Suggests Imbalance of Anesthesia Providers by Socioeconomic Status

Dec 8, 2015

Noozilla

December 9, 2015: New Study Suggests Imbalance of Anesthesia Providers By Socioeconomic Status

Dec 8, 2015

Clinical Pain Advisor

December 9, 2015: Is Anesthesia Care Socioeconomically Imbalanced? (Circulation: 10,446)

Dec 9, 2015

SciFeeds

December 10, 2015: New study finds relationship between socioeconomic factors and distribution of anesthesia providers

Dec 9, 2015

Regator

December 10, 2015: New Study Suggests Imbalance of Anesthesia Providers by Socioeconomic Status

Dec 9, 2015

News Medical

December 10, 2015: New study finds relationship between socioeconomic factors and distribution of anesthesia providers (Circulation: 4,000,000 monthly visits; 300,000 email subscribers)

Dec 9, 2015

Becker’s ASC Review

December 10, 2015: Study finds relationship between distribution of anesthesia providers and socioeconomic factors – 5 highlights (Circulation: 25,000)

Dec 5, 2015

Hospitals & Health Networks

December 16, 2015: Nurse Watch: Big Bucks Toward Expanding Patient Access to Nurse Notes; Home Care Nurses Travel ‘Astronomical’ Distance (Circulation: 77,210)

Jan 19, 2016

Becker's Hospital Review

"Answering Today's Need for High-Quality Anesthesia Care at a Lower Cost," (white paper) by Juan Quintana, CRNA, DNP, MHS, January 20, 2016. (Circulation: 18,500)