2018 NANA Fall Conference Recap
The 2018 NANA Fall conference was October 12-14th in Lincoln at the Bryan College of Health Sciences. There were over 70 CRNAs and SRNAs in attendance. The conference was approved by AANA for 15.00 Class A CE credits. Local and national speakers presented on topics including state and federal issues impacting healthcare, ischemic stroke management guidelines, neurobiology of pain physiology and pathophysiology, Pharmacology of opioids and the state of the opioid crisis in the US, multimodal analgesia alternatives, opiod free techniques, hemodynamic management, understanding CRNA malpractice insurance, pharmacogenomics in anesthesia, acute pain service, enhanced recovery protocols, ultrasound assisted neuraxial anesthesia, non-narcotic multimodal analgesia in head and neck surgery, and utilization of sphenopalatine ganglion blockade for pain relief.
Thank you to our Exhibitors!
The financial support of our exhibitors is important to the success of our conference. Thank you to the following exhibitors:
Anesthesia Billing, Inc. provides quality and cost effective billing management services for healthcare professionals who specialize in anesthesia and pain management. ABI focuses on collecting your income at an affordable and fair price.
The Foundation serves as the philanthropic arm of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists. The Foundation funds scholarships, doctoral fellowships, post-doctoral fellowships, research grants, general poster sessions, oral “State of the Science” poster sessions and doctoral mentorships.
Wholly-owned by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, AANA Insurance Services is the insurance industry leader in developing coverage options to address the needs of CRNAs in various work settings, ensuring you receive the protection you need in the ever-changing healthcare system.
Benefit Management is a comprehensive financial services firm that’s developed relationships with CRNAs across the region. Our services range from discounted disability coverage to customized retirement planning. Whether you’re employed by a major health system, independent practice, or self-employed, we’ve found that many still need help with financial planning needs.
Granite Financial Services is a full service financial planning firm dedicated to the unique needs of medical professionals. Products include various investment and insurance vehicles as well as advisory services.
Mary Lanning Healthcare is a community based health system located in south central Nebraska. We are an actively growing organization looking to form regional partnerships with providers and other entities across the state of Nebraska.