CRNA Week 2024- Bridging Gaps in Rural Healthcare Access

CRNA Week 2024 featuring CRNA administering anesthetic.

CRNA Week 2024 (Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists) is an opportunity to recognize these providers’ invaluable role in rural communities where access to quality healthcare can be challenging. These areas often struggle with limited resources and a shortage of medical professionals. CRNAs represent more than 80% of anesthesia providers in underserved regions. Their presence addresses the […]

CRNA Week is Jan. 22nd-28th

National CRNA Week symbol

During National CRNA Week, Wapiti Medical Staffing recognizes and celebrates the impact nurse anesthetists make on the healthcare industry. This year, CRNA Week is Jan. 22nd-28th. History The origins of the CRNA (certified registered nurse anesthetists) role stretch back to the 19th century. In 1846, Dr. William T.G. Morton became the first American to perform a successful […]