Overview of Course
Upon completion of this course, CRNAs will have the readiness and tools in place at each workplace before situations occur to know the resources and support available to share with impaired providers and their loved ones.
Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:
1. Describe the predisposing factors and characteristics of the addicted, highly accountable profession.
2. Examine diversion prevention policies currently in place; diversion techniques to circumvent these policies; and proposed solutions for anesthesia departments.
3. Recognize types of treatment available for Substance Use Disorder and treatment recommendations for nurse anesthetists.
4. Realize the importance of family involvement and support in the recovery process.
5. Identify obstacles facing CRNAs wishing to re-enter nurse anesthesia practice.
Verification of Participation
The participant will have 2 opportunities to successfully complete the course post-test, which is comprised of 10 random questions pulled from the test pool of questions. The passing score of at least 80% is required for the exam in this course. If the participant fails the post test, he or she will not receive CE credits for this course.
This course has been prior approved by the AANA for 1.0 Class A CE credit; AANA Code Number: 1035764.
Course Expiration Date: 1/29/2021
The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists 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 Number: 10862.