CRNA News Coverage

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.

Nov 22, 2017

Dentistry Today

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

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).

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).

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).

Jul 31, 2017

Metro

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

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).

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).

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).

May 23, 2017

Florida Trend

Gain From No Pain: Profile of Wolford College's Nurse Anesthetist Program, May 24, 2017 (Print circulation: 250,000; Online unique visitors: 110,000).

Jan 25, 2017

Daily Nurse

Behind the Scenes with a CRNA, January 26, 2017 (Online circulation: 125,000).

Jan 23, 2017

Minority Nurse

Encouraging Diversity in Nurse Anesthetist Field, January 24, 2017 (Print circulation: 36,000+; Quarterly; Online circulation: 75,000).

Jan 11, 2017

Forbes

VA Ignores CRNA Evidence as Veterans Wait for Timely Anesthesia Care, January 12, 2017 (Circulation: 50M monthly unique visitors; 6.8M audience readership).

Jan 9, 2017

MD Magazine

CRNAs Fight VA Policy Change, January 10, 2017. (Circulation: 3,500-5,000/issue)

Dec 22, 2016

Stars & Stripes

Nurse Anesthetists Fight for More Autonomy at VA Hospitals, December 23, 2016 (Circulation: 1,000,000+)

Dec 21, 2016

Military.com

Advocates: Let Nurse Anesthetists Practice Across the VA, December 22, 2016

Dec 14, 2016

MedPage Today

Nurse Anesthetists Planning to Oppose VA Rule, December 15, 2016.

May 26, 2016

Courier-Journal

Vets Stand to Gain Under Proposed Rule, May 27, 2016. (Circulation: 131,208 Daily; 224,420 Sunday)

Mar 9, 2016

Becker's Infection Control & Clinical Quality

CRNA Reminds Clinicians That Malignant Hyperthermia is Life Threatening, March 10, 2016. (Circulation: 18,500)

Mar 7, 2016

Washington Times

Opinion: Optimizing Nursing Skills for Better Veterans Care, Washington Times, March 8, 2016. (Circulation: 59,185)

Feb 21, 2016

Ebony

[In My Lifetime] Goldie Brangman on Saving Martin Luther King's Life, Ebony, February 22, 2016. (Circulation: 11 million.)