According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 91 people die every day from an opioid overdose. AANA is committed to taking action toward solutions to the opioid epidemic, with CRNAs playing a key role in the process. AANA has developed and compiled resources and tools for patients and healthcare providers to support meaningful decision-making regarding acute and […]

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Opioid Crisis Resources

S.C.A.N.A. is hosting events around the state for their members to get to together for meet and greets and to Celebrate National Nurse Anesthetists week together.  This is our 3rd annual celebration week where we have hosted numerous events across the state.   National CRNA Week is the AANA’s annual celebration of anesthesia patient safety […]

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9 Events planned for S.C.A.N.A. members to Celebrate National CRNA Week

Holiday Hints: Tips for Success Although the holiday season is not a time when people are known to practice moderation, those who must undergo surgery at this time should watch how they indulge for more than just the obvious health reasons. According to the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA), for those undergoing surgery before […]

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Surgery During the Holidays

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