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9 May

The Importance of Professionalism

2019-05-09T12:47:47-04:00

Professionalism is a crucial element for any job. Displaying proper behavior and an admirable work ethic will allow you to stand out from the crowd, advance your career, and build trusting relationships with the people you interact with on a day-to-day basis. Although the traits of professionalism differ depending on who you ask, these are [...]

The Importance of Professionalism2019-05-09T12:47:47-04:00
1 Mar

2019 Spring Conference is on Hiatus

2019-02-28T12:28:16-05:00

Our annual spring conference is on hiatus for 2019. Learn more about what the future holds for this event.

2019 Spring Conference is on Hiatus2019-02-28T12:28:16-05:00
19 Feb

NBCRNA Announcements Regarding Changes to CPC Assessment

2019-02-19T10:37:56-05:00

NBCRNA Announces Removal of the Pass/Fail Requirement from the CPC Assessment February 14, 2019 The NBCRNA recently conducted both an extensive Beta Research Study on the CPC Assessment (CPCA) involving the participation of more than 1,500 CRNAs, as well as a national benchmarking study. After careful consideration of the results and data from those studies, [...]

NBCRNA Announcements Regarding Changes to CPC Assessment2019-02-19T10:37:56-05:00
8 Feb

Tax Checklist for Contractors

2019-02-08T09:12:58-05:00

With the beginning of a new year, it's time to work on filing your taxes! Keeping good records is essential for CRNAs who work as independent contractors. Here's a quick checklist. Form 1099-MISC If you do more than $600 of work for a client, they'll file a Form 1099-MISC and send you a copy. You [...]

Tax Checklist for Contractors2019-02-08T09:12:58-05:00
31 Oct

See how your money can work for you with our online calculators: the tax and pension contribution calculator, and money growth calculator

2019-02-08T08:53:45-05:00

Allegheny Anesthetists is run by CRNAs, for CRNAs – and to make it easier to see how working as an independent contractor can increase your bottom line now, and far into the future, we've provided you with two online calculators: a tax and pension contribution calculator, and a money growth calculator. Tax and pension calculator [...]

See how your money can work for you with our online calculators: the tax and pension contribution calculator, and money growth calculator2019-02-08T08:53:45-05:00
4 Oct

How a CRNA S Corporation Can Reduce Your FICA Self-Employment Taxes

2018-10-04T12:48:56-04:00

How a CRNA S Corporation Can Reduce Your FICA Self-Employment Taxes   Jeremy L. Stanley, CFP®, AIF® | February 15, 2018  As a freelancer, you’re both a CRNA and a business owner, which means you have a lot more responsibilities. A few wrong mistakes could mean losing money or facing tax penalties. You don’t want to wind up [...]

How a CRNA S Corporation Can Reduce Your FICA Self-Employment Taxes2018-10-04T12:48:56-04:00
25 Jun

Saving for Retirement

2018-06-25T10:51:00-04:00

Americans Are Saving an Average of 7.6% for Retirement. How Do CRNAs Compare? Jeremy L. Stanley, CFP®, AIF® | June 18, 2018  Share| If you Google how much you should be saving for retirement, you’ll likely find a wide range of numbers, anywhere from 5% to 20% of your gross income. But how much do Americans actually [...]

Saving for Retirement2018-06-25T10:51:00-04:00
29 May

Utilizing Mentors to Maximize Your Growth as a CRNA

2018-05-29T14:41:44-04:00

Mentoring is a two-way street that benefits all parties involved – both personally and professionally. The benefits of becoming a mentor When another individual sees you – your character, passions, and ambitions – and wants to emulate you, it's a great honor. But being a mentor does not mean you are to turn your mentee [...]

Utilizing Mentors to Maximize Your Growth as a CRNA2018-05-29T14:41:44-04:00
17 May

Spring Conference Presentations Now Posted

2018-05-29T14:37:36-04:00

Allegheny Anesthetists once again hosted the Spring Student Anesthesia Seminar on April 7-8, 2018, and we are grateful to everyone who attended! We have now posted many of the PowerPoint presentations that were a part of the weekend's activities  -- click on the link below. A gallery of photos has been posted, too. Visit the [...]

Spring Conference Presentations Now Posted2018-05-29T14:37:36-04:00
6 Apr

Public Speaking – A Necessary Skill Set in Healthcare

2018-05-29T14:42:28-04:00

As a healthcare professional, public speaking is a vital form of communication used at ceremonies, demonstrations, informative presentations, and other events to engage and educate audiences. How to speak effectively Public speaking requires the speaker to first think about the audience. You must think, “Who is this audience? What are they looking to learn? What [...]

Public Speaking – A Necessary Skill Set in Healthcare2018-05-29T14:42:28-04:00