Overview of Course:
The purpose of this course (Journal Monograph) is to provide the CRNAs with a thorough understanding of the surgical procedure, perioperative process, and anesthetic considerations that are vital to providing comprehensive care to patients.
Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:
1. Describe the components of OM. Describe the preoperative research in support of acupuncture/acupressure.
2. Describe intraoperative research in support of acupuncture/acupressure.
3. Describe postoperative research in support of acupuncture/acupressure.
4. Identify areas where acupuncture/acupressure are used outside the OR.
The course has been prior approved by the AANA for 1 Class A CE credit; AANA Code number 1032446; Course Expiration Date 01/14/2019.
The AANA is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #10862.