Virginia Commonwealth University’s Nurse Anesthesia Faculty Associates (NAFA) division is asking for YOUR input regarding the proposed changes to the CRNA recertification process. Take a look at the following excerpt from their recent letter, and click on the link to complete the anonymous survey. The additional links provided should answer some of the questions you may have about the new program.
Dear NAFA Colleagues:
I sincerely hope this note finds you well!
NAFA has received numerous inquiries from clients asking about our position on the recently proposed Continued Professional Certification Program (CPC) developed by the National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA). This new program is currently scheduled to take effect on January 1, 2016 and will apply to all Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists seeking recertification.
We need your help. Please take a few moments to answer the following anonymous survey. Following this NAFA has provided information deemed vital to practicing CRNAs and to NAFA’s future operations as a continuing education provider.
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What follows is a brief summary of the CPC program as well as some specifics that have more recently come to NAFA’s attention. These details should be of great interest as they describe some of the expectations, as we understand them at this time, which must be met by all CRNAs in order to recertify under this new program. As a service to you, our clients and friends, NAFA is choosing to bring this information to your attention. Read More…