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Beyond The Mask: Innovation & Opportunities For CRNAs

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Beyond The Mask: Innovation & Opportunities For CRNAs

A podcast for the CRNA & ARPN industries. Discussing the important issues that happen both in, and beyond, the operating room. With Sharon Pearce, DNP, CRNA, FAANA and Jeremy Stanley, EA, CFP, AIF. Innovations & opportunities for CRNAs. Visit our website for more great information https://beyondthemaskpodcast.com/ and to learn how you can get CE Credit as a CRNA just by listening to the podcast. Don’t miss our special series on CRNA History, CRNA Personal Finance & Retirement, Political Conversations, CRNA Career Issues, and our leadership series called Courage To Lead. Check out new episodes of Beyond The Mask every week wi...

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Recent Episodes of Beyond The Mask: Innovation & Opportunities For CRNAs


All Things AANA with President Dru Riddle & CEO Bill Bruce

All Things AANA with President Dru Riddle & CEO Bill Bruce

Today ​we're ​delving ​in ​the ​heart ​of ​all ​matters ​concerning ​the ​American ​Association of Nurse Anesthesiology, ​and ​we're ​privileged ​to ​be ​joined ​by ​two ​prominent ​guests. AANA President Dru Riddle, PhD, DNP, CRNA, FAAN and AANA CEO Bill Bruce, CAE join us for a candid and informative discussion about the organization’s priorities.

Get a glimpse into the strategic vision propelling the AANA forward and the innovative initiatives designed to cultivate the next generation of CRNAs.

 

Here’s some of what we discuss in this episode:

The current state of the workforce and the factors leading to a shortage of CRNAs. W...

Episode 326 16 May 2024 51m and 44s


Hear from the Candidates for 2024-25 AANA Board of Directors

Hear from the Candidates for 2024-25 AANA Board of Directors

It’s another special edition of Beyond the Mask where we let you hear directly from the candidates running for various AANA offices in the upcoming fiscal year. This year we recoded the speeches when they were given in front of a live audience at the Mid-Year Assembly. From advocating for full practice authority to enhancing member engagement, each candidate shares their unique vision for advancing the profession. Don't miss this opportunity to hear directly from those who aspire to shape the future of nurse anesthesiology.

 

Don’t forget that voting for these candidates is now o...

Episode 325 9 May 2024 38m and 53s


Charting a Course for Perioperative Hemodynamic Stability

Charting a Course for Perioperative Hemodynamic Stability

In this episode, hosts Terry and Garry tackle the pressing topic of hemodynamic instability in surgical patients, exploring its implications, challenges, and potential solutions.

Drawing from data highlighting the alarming rate of preventable harm among perioperative patients, we’ll underscore the urgency of addressing hemodynamic instability. We’ll discuss the gaps in current recommendations, emphasizing the need for a sustained, coordinated plan involving all stakeholders to reduce patient risk.

 

Here’s some of what we discuss in this episode:

There's a gap in specific recommendations guiding clinicians on identifying risk, utilizing essential monitor...

Episode 324 7 May 2024 1h, 10m and 1s


The Life & Experiences of a Military CRNA with Dr. Debra Diaz

The Life & Experiences of a Military CRNA with Dr. Debra Diaz

We’re excited for today’s episode as we explore the intersection of anesthesia, leadership, and military service with the incredible Debra Diaz, DNP, CRNA, APRN, FAANA. She’s a CRNA who served in the US Navy and shares her profound experiences from the front lines to the operating room. Discover the unique challenges of military anesthesia, the critical importance of leadership, and the unyielding spirit of service that defines the CRNA profession.

 

Here’s some of what we discuss in this episode:

The difference between being a CRNA in the military and working as a civi...

Episode 323 2 May 2024 42m and 2s


Dysphoria: Current Understanding & Recommendations to Prevent Post-Op Cognitive Decline

Dysphoria: Current Understanding & Recommendations to Prevent Post-Op Cognitive Decline

Today we're exploring a topic that goes deeper into the realms of medicine and neuroscience, and it's something that affects us all: cognitive health post-surgery. Adam Flowe, Chief CRNA at Duke University Hospital, brings his 20 years of experience and a personal connection to the table, discussing the intricate relationship between anesthesia, surgical stress, and the brain. With the aging population and the rise in surgeries, the question of how these procedures affect our cognitive function is more pressing than ever.

 

Here’s some of what we discuss in this episode:

Post-op cognitive dysfunction is und...

Episode 322 25 April 2024 41m and 5s


Like Mother, Like Daughter: Discover the Unique Bond of a Mother-Daughter CRNA Team

Like Mother, Like Daughter: Discover the Unique Bond of a Mother-Daughter CRNA Team

In this heartfelt episode of Beyond The Mask, a story of unique dynamics when working alongside family in the world of anesthesia comes to life. Jeremy and Sharon sit down with a remarkable mother-daughter duo, Melody Secrest and Emily King, both CRNAs, who share their experiences working in the same hospital department. We uncover the challenges and triumphs that come with balancing professional boundaries and personal relationships in the operating room.

Discover how Melody and Emily navigate their careers while supporting each other, and how they've managed to maintain their individual identities as healthcare professionals. Their story...

Episode 321 18 April 2024 36m and 15s


Ventilating the Future: CRNAs at the Forefront of Lung Protective Strategies

Ventilating the Future: CRNAs at the Forefront of Lung Protective Strategies

In this episode, hosts Terry and Garry take listeners on a journey through the evolution of anesthesia, reflecting on the remarkable changes witnessed since their early days in the field. From manual adjustments of OR beds to sophisticated ventilator technologies, they explore the transformative advancements that have revolutionized patient care.

Focusing on lung protective ventilation strategies, Terry and Garry delve into the intricacies of reducing postoperative pulmonary complications, drawing upon historical practices and cutting-edge research to provide valuable insights for anesthesia providers.

With a blend of anecdotal reminiscences and evidence-based discussions, they aim to empower...

Episode 320 16 April 2024 41m and 42s


Will the Fed Stick the Landing? Or Will They Stick Us?

Will the Fed Stick the Landing? Or Will They Stick Us?

With Sharon away for work this week, we invited Andrew Opdyke, CFA from First Trust to join us to address a concern that many people have this year: the future of the market. What's ​the ​Fed ​going ​to ​do? ​Where's ​this ​economy ​going? ​How's ​this ​election ​going ​to ​affect ​my ​portfolio ​and ​my ​financial ​future? We tackle all these pressing financial questions and get Andrew’s thoughts on the year ahead.

 

Here’s some of what we discuss in this episode:

What will the Fed do with interest rates in 2024? What impact did COVID have with the shutdown and the government spend...

Episode 319 11 April 2024 43m and 1s


Beyond the Clouds: Anesthesia for Cannabis Enthusiasts

Beyond the Clouds: Anesthesia for Cannabis Enthusiasts

The intersection of cannabis use, vaping and anesthesia is a topic that’s sparking conversations in operating rooms and beyond. With marijuana legalization spreading across the globe and vaping gaining popularity, it's crucial for healthcare providers and patients alike to understand how these factors can impact the surgical experience. In this episode, we’ll explore this topic and share the considerations CRNAs need to make when dealing with cannabis users.

 

Here’s some of what we discuss in this episode:

The science behind how cannabis interacts with our bodies. The physiological effects of cannabis use. A...

Episode 317 9 April 2024 52m and 29s


The Earliest Nurse Anesthesia Pioneers

The Earliest Nurse Anesthesia Pioneers

Step back in time as we celebrate the trailblazing nurse anesthetists who forged a path for today's CRNAs. In this episode, we’re joined by guests Stacy Yancey, MSNA, CRNA and Megan Conner, PhD, CRNA to pay homage to formidable women like Sophie Winton and Gertrude Gerrard, whose remarkable bravery and dedication earned them medals and a place in history. Hear stories of the first nurse anesthetists, whose contributions to medicine have often been overshadowed by time but are no less significant.

 

Here’s some of what we discuss in this episode:

Nurses were not o...

Episode 316 4 April 2024 54m and 15s

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