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who was the first nurse to specialize in anesthesia, worked at st vincents, took over anesthesia duties

Sister Mary Bernard

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who was the founder of the American association of Nurse anesthetists

Agatha Hodgins - Cleveland clinic

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who was the mother of anesthesia

Alice Magaw - mayo clinic Rochester minn

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who were the two denstists that did demonstrations of ether in the dome

Horace wells and William morton

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chloroform induction compared to ether

rapid!

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who published 14000 cases with no complications

alice magaw (mother of anes)

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second AANA president

Gertrude fife

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what did Gertrude Fife call for

approval mechanism for schools - licensing and certification

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COA

Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational programs

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Who accredits Nurse anesthesia edu programs?

COA

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CCNA

council on certification of nurse anesthetitsts is now NBCRNA

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what was the statement by the US Dept of Health and Human services that was a huge win for crna's

we cannot agree that anesthesia administration is the practice of medicine and therefore can only be done after medical school training

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VA health administration in 2016

gave final ruling grants to 3/4 APRN's.. not crnas. their reasoning was that thers no shortage of anesthesia providers

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Tax Equity and Fiscal responsibility Act of 1982 (TEFRA)

affects billing and gives 7 conditions an anesthesiologist must satisfy if he or she is to obtain reimbursement for the medical direction of CRNAs. gone in 2011

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crna's are the primary anesthesia providers in ___ of hospitals in rural america

2/3

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what 3 things do you need to be a CRNA

current and unrestricted license as an RN. graduation from a nurse anesthesia educational program accredited by the COA. successful completion of the certification exam administered by the NBCRNA

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AANA code of ethics

how you should act

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AANA Scope of practice

what you can do

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AANA standards

what you have to do. minimum rules and responsibilites

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judicial branch is made of

federal and state

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legislative branch - statutory law encompasses what 5 things

medicare part A, TEFRA, Medicare part B, the joint commission, national practitioner data bank

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executive branch federal 3 branches

dept of health and human services, dept of edu, dept of justice

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executive branch state

state board of nursing

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criminal law definition

body of law established to protect society from harm

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civil law definition

body of law concerned with private rights and remedies

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examples of criminal law

fraudulent filing of insurance or medicare claims, practicing without licensure, misuse of controlled substances

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civil law deals with what two things

malpractice (torts), tort law

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intentional tort- 3 examples

assault, battery, false imprisonment

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unintentional tort =

malpractice (negligence)

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goal of tort law

to restore the party who has suffered a damage to the condition that existed before the damage. the goal is not for the plaintiff to profit from the court action but to be made whole.

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must have 4 things for negligence

duty, breach of duty, cause, damage

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res ipsa loquitur

the act speaks for itself. something happened under your care and there's no other explanation.

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comparative negligence

both parties somewhat at fault

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occurrence policy

preferred. anything that occurs while I had this policy I am covered for

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claims made policy

only covers you when you have the policy

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gross negligence

reckless disregard. so great it appears to be conscious.

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vicarious liability

md is responsible for what we do. not true

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who started the first school

agatha hodgins

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when did we get into the act

civil war