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Thank you for visiting the Illinois Association of Nurse Anesthetists (IANA) website.
CRNAs and Our Role in the Health Care System
Our goal is to be your resource and provide you with all of the factual and up-to-date information that you may need concerning Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) issues.
Below you will find resources to useful information about CRNAs and our role in the health care system.
Get the Facts About Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists
Value and Role of Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists
Ensure Veterans Access to High Quality Care
VHA Access to Care through APRN Full Practice Authority FAQ
Protect Nondiscrimination in Healthcare
State by State Comparison on Legislative and Regulatory Requirements
Thank you for taking time out of your busy schedule to review this information. If you have any questions, concerns or comments, please do not hesitate to contact us.
IANA Office: (217) 528-6221
IANA President: Pamela Schwartz, CRNA, DNP
IANA Executive Director: Micah Roderick
IANA Lobbyist: Roger Bickel, Freeborn & Peters
IANA Talking Points / Fact Sheets on Current Issues:
IANA will post fact sheets for legislators and staff during the legislative session.
CRNA vs AA Comparison
(Adobe PDF File)
Key Statutes and Administrative Rules Affecting CRNAs:
Nurse Practice Act
Advanced Practice Nurses
CRNA Services in a Hospital Setting
CRNA Services outside a Hospital Setting
Written Collaborative Agreements