There will be opportunity for Nurses working in anesthesia from around the world to come together and share in their practice and professional camaraderie. WCNA 2016 theme is ‘Building Bridges between Nurses in Anaesthesia’ and it aims to discover advances in health practice, management and education in relation to health disparities as well as a breadth of other topics. The World Congress is the perfect forum for anesthetic and recovery nurses and any other allied health professionals with an interest in this specialty to attend as we endeavor to 'build bridges between nurses in anesthesia'.
ACCREDITATION STATEMENT AND CREDIT DESIGNATIONAmerican Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)
The 12th World Congress of Nurse Anesthetists (WCNA) has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 30.00 Class A CE credits; Code Number 1032887; Expiration Date 5/16/2016.
The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) is the professional association representing more than 49,000 Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) and student registered nurse anesthetists nationwide: http://www.aana.com/Pages/default.aspx
All presenters and planners of this continuing nursing education activity are required to disclose to the audience any significant financial relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial healthcare products, goods or services consumed by or used on patients. If any conflict has been disclosed, the planners of this program assure that the content is unbiased and free of any conflict of interest. Attendees will be provided full disclosure information on the on the event website and also posted on the notice board in the Registration Area.
How to claim CE Credit
The link to an electronic Evaluation/CE credit claim form will be emailed to all participants during the week of May 16, 2016.
Your feedback as it is an important part of CE accreditation and helps improve future educational offerings.
Please note that only members of the AANA will be legible to receive a CE credit. More information about AANA Membership please click here.
Please find the sessions which have been awarded with CE credit as follows:
|Session Title ||CE credits|
|Plenary: OPENING CEREMONY||2.75|
|Making Worldwide Difference: MANAGEMENT OF MASSIVE OBSTETRIC HEMORRHAGE||1|
|Quality in Education and Practice: HELPING NURSE ANAESTHETISTS’ TO STRUCTURE TRAINING AND PROVIDE FEEDBACK ON NON-TECHNICAL SKILLS||1|
|Making Worldwide Difference: PERIANAESTHESIA MANAGEMENT OF PREECLAMPSIA/ECLAMPSIA||1|
|Quality in Education and Practice: ADULT DIFFICULT AIRWAY||1|
|Making Worldwide Difference: OPIOID FREE ANESTHESIA||1|
|Quality in Education and Practice: PAEDIATRIC DIFFICULT INTUBATION||1|
|Making Worldwide Difference: HEALTH STATUS AND FATIGUE IN NURSE ANESTHETISTS||1|
|Quality in Education and Practice: RESPIRATORY SYNCYTIAL VIRUS (RSV) IN CHILDREN||1|
|Making Worldwide Difference: USE OF NON-INVASIVE CARDIAC OUTPUT MONITORING||1|
|Quality in Education and Practice: SIMULATION TO SUPPORT EDUCATION FOR NURSES IN PERIANAESTHESIA CARE||1|
|Making Worldwide Difference: ANAESTHESIA FOR INTERVENTIONAL NEURORADIOLOGY||1|
|Quality in Education and Practice: EDUCATION SESSION INTRODUCTION||.75|
|Making Worldwide Difference: RESEARCH RESULTS: PREPARATION FOR DAY SURGERY SHOULDER PATIENTS||1|
|Quality in Education and Practice: THE SIGNIFICANCE OF STANDARDS AND GRADUATE COMPETENCIES||.75|
|Making Worldwide Difference: ENHANCED RECOVERY (THE ANESTHETIC POINT OF VIEW)||1|
|Quality in Education and Practice: IMPROVING PATIENT SAFETY THROUGH EDUCATION||1|
|Quality in Education and Practice: EDUCATING COMPETENT NURSE ANESTHETISTS||1|
|Making Worldwide Difference: DIGITAL HEALTH IN THE PERIOPERATIVE ENVIRONMENT||1|
|Making Worldwide Difference: THE CHALLENGES OF BARIATRIC ADOLESCENTS AMOS/AMOS 2 PROJECTS||1|
|Making Worldwide Difference: ANESTHETIC MANAGEMENT OF THE PATIENT WITH TRAUMATIC BURN INJURY||1|
|Making Worldwide Difference: NURSE ANESTHETISTS PRACTICE: INSERTION OF PICC LINES/LONG PVK LINE||1|
|Making Worldwide Difference: GREEK PERSPECTIVE OF STRESS IN ANESTHESIA NURSING (GREEK PHILOSOPHY)||1|
|Quality in Education and Practice: ANESTHESIA IN THE SUBSTANCE ABUSE PATIENT||1|
|Making Worldwide Difference: EXCELLENCE AND LEADERSHIP IN CRITICAL SITUATIONS||1|
|Quality in Education and Practice: GOAL DIRECTED FLUID THERAPY||1|
|Making Worldwide Difference: HUMOR IN NURSING||1|
|Quality in Education and Practice: DEPTH OF ANESTHESIA – POSSIBLE TO MEASURE?||1|
|Making Worldwide Difference: PRE-CLOSE: CONVERGING ETHICS OF PRACTICE….IN OUR ONE WORLD||.75|
The CE certificate will be
available after completing the online evaluation and credit claiming procedure.
The process takes about 10 minutes. We thank you for your feedback as it is an
important part of CE accreditation and helps improve future educational
Before June 13, 2016:
1. Access the online system via any of the following
o Visit the following link
o Please note that web browsers Mozilla Firefox 2.X or higher, or Google Chrome are recommended
o Visit the CE Accreditation page on the event website
2. Complete the anonymous online evaluation.
3. Complete the credit claim form and submit.
4. The CE certificate will be available for download; fill-in and retain for your personal records