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16 Feb

Networking in Healthcare

2018-02-16T09:03:05+00:00

Networking In Healthcare Networking is a vital technique to utilize for career growth – resulting in positive relationships, opening doors, and the opportunity to learn — no matter where you are in your career as a CRNA. The benefits of networking Networking is sometimes referred to as “schmoozing,” a term with deeply negative connotations. In [...]

Networking in Healthcare 2018-02-16T09:03:05+00:00
19 Jan

Time Management

2018-01-19T12:37:28+00:00

Time Management Time management is a key component of reducing stress and reaching career and personal goals. Time is not a renewable resource, so it should be utilized wisely! It's especially important for CRNAs, as they must meet strict deadlines every day. Here's more about how and why you should improve your time management. Accomplish [...]

Time Management 2018-01-19T12:37:28+00:00
24 Jul

The Continued Professional Certification Program by Michael DeBroeck, DNP, CRNA

2017-07-24T13:08:09+00:00

The Continued Professional Certification Program. It used to be that you had to hit on someone’s wife/girlfriend or venture into obscene or racially objectionable slurs to start a bar fight; now all you have to do is walk into any anesthesia break room in the United States and say: “CPC Exam” and suddenly you're in [...]

The Continued Professional Certification Program by Michael DeBroeck, DNP, CRNA 2017-07-24T13:08:09+00:00
25 Apr

A Stategy of Action vs. A Strategy of Hope

2017-03-31T14:30:52+00:00

Now that you’ve had a chance to digest the 16th Annual Spring Anesthesia Conference for 2016 and all the information provided by some fantastic speakers, Allegheny Anesthetists is here to provide what a good sponsor should: Opportunity. […]

A Stategy of Action vs. A Strategy of Hope 2017-03-31T14:30:52+00:00
5 Feb

Taxes: Make the filing process as smooth as possible

2016-02-05T21:39:25+00:00

About the Author Drew Cruse is the Chief Financial Officer of Allegheny Anesthetist. Drew is married with three children and four grandchildren. In his off hours, he enjoys reading and spending time with his growing family. With tax season set to start in January, there are a number of important tax changes that taxpayers and preparers [...]

Taxes: Make the filing process as smooth as possible 2016-02-05T21:39:25+00:00
12 Jan

Malignant Hyperthermia – Are we getting warmer?

2016-01-12T16:32:31+00:00

Paul Liszewski, CRNA, DNP So what’s the deal with Malignant Hyperthermia (MH)? Sounds like the start of a Seinfeld routine, but there’s nothing funny about results of the latest statistics we have about this pharmacogenetic disease. A group of researchers using an MH registry found that the rate of dying from an MH crisis has actually increased [...]

Malignant Hyperthermia – Are we getting warmer? 2016-01-12T16:32:31+00:00
18 May

What the IRS is doing to help you

2015-05-18T16:09:16+00:00

About the Author Drew Cruse is the CFO and Chief Financial Officer of Allegheny Anesthetist. Drew is married with three children and three grandchildren. In his off hours, he enjoys reading and spending time with his growing family. The IRS helping me?  Now that’s a good joke, right.  But the IRS is working to help [...]

What the IRS is doing to help you 2015-05-18T16:09:16+00:00
6 Mar

The Cat and the Fox; how fight or flight affects critical thinking patterns

2017-03-31T14:41:28+00:00

Richard E. Haas, PhD, CRNA, PHRN Aesop’s fables are not as well-known as they once were, so some of you may not have heard this story before.  A cat and a fox were chatting in the forest. The fox was boasting of all the clever ways he learned to evade pursuing dogs, while the cat [...]

The Cat and the Fox; how fight or flight affects critical thinking patterns 2017-03-31T14:41:28+00:00
17 Feb

Are You Following a “Tax-smart” Investment Strategy?

2017-03-31T14:43:45+00:00

William Caughey, Financial Advisor We’re getting closer to April 15: Tax Filing Day. And while there may not be much you can do to change your results for the 2014 tax year, you can certainly look closely at your tax returns to find areas you might be able to improve next year — and one such [...]

Are You Following a “Tax-smart” Investment Strategy? 2017-03-31T14:43:45+00:00