Administer medication (opiates, local anesthetics, steroids, alpha-agonist, or combinations thereof) to the epidural and intrathecal space and peripheral nerve with the use of an electronic pump, infusion reservoir or by direct re-bolus exclusive of the administration of the test dose or initial dose of medication to determine correct catheter or infusion device placement which is administered by the physician, certified registered nurse anesthetist or anesthesiologist.
What does CRNA stand for?
CRNA stands for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
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We have 15 other meanings of CRNA in our Acronym Attic
- Current Return Network
- Custom Register Number (shipping)
- Custom Rehab Network
- Customer Reference Number
- Customer Restoration Network (insurance)
- Commission Régionale de La Naissance du Languedoc-Roussillon (French: Regional Birth Commission Languedoc-Roussillon; Languedoc-Roussillon, France)
- Costa Rica News TV (Florida)
- Centre de Recherche en Nanofabrication et Nanocaractérisation (French)
- Center for Regional and Neighborhood Action (Denver, CO)
- Centre en Route de la Navigation Aérienne (French: Area Control Center)
- Clinical Research Nurses Association
- Complementary Ribonucleic Acid
- Constant Ring No Answer (for telephone line maintenance)
- Council on Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists
- Council of Recognized National Accrediting Agencies
- Council Rock Newtown Athletic Association (Pennsylvania)
- College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia
- Campus Radio Niagara College (Canada)
- Center for Russian Nature Conservation
- Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator
Samples in periodicals archive:
In recognition of their profession's commitment to exceptional patient care, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) in Maryland and across the country are celebrating the 14th annual National Nurse Anesthetists Week, January 20-26, 2013, with this year's theme of "Patient Care Extraordinaire.
His family brought suit against the Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) and the hospital, on the theory that the CRNA was an apparent agent of the hospital.
Certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs) have the highest earnings of all employed nurses, averaging $154,221 annually.
Judge Frick stated that in Colorado the administration of anesthesia by a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) is an independent nursing function and does not require physician supervision, an important requirement for seeking an opt out of the federal supervision rule from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
The document provides a detailed definition of an APRN and the four APRN roles: certified registered nurse anesthetist (CRNA); certified nurse-midwife (CNM); clinical nurse specialist (CNS); and certified nurse practitioner (CNP).
She believes that certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNA) have a nonbreakable tie with MONA and all Missouri nurses and sees it as a strong point that neither group should ever forget.
Arnold Stocker, a certified registered nurse anesthetist with the 920th Aeromedical Staging Squadron at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla.