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VA announces access standards for health care

Jun 9, 2019

Strengthening VA Health Care Today, our Secretary of Veterans Affairs, Robert Wilkie, announced proposed access standards for Veteran community care as part of VA’s efforts to implement the VA MISSION Act.  Improving access standards is one of the many steps VA has and will continue to take to ensure that we are providing the best health care […]

Member Benefits

Jan 3, 2019

When you join AVANA you will receive: Access to the only professional association devoted solely to VA CRNAs Effective representation at the federal level VA Handbook 1123 revision Continuous updates on issues affecting VA CRNAs Access to members only content on AVANA’s Newsletter and e-communications Discounts on our annual educational symposium Access to AVANA’s […]

VA One-License and Federal Supremacy

Oct 14, 2019

Question: Is there any official policy on licensing and credentialing CRNAs being required to obtain a license in the new state of practice?  I was under the impression this was a prohibited practice. The VA supports a One License – Fifty States practice model for licensed providers.  All VA qualification standards have similar language regarding […]

Career Management

Jun 9, 2019

VA One-License Concept: Some facilities try to force applicants to obtain a new license, but this is actually not in accordance with national policy. Click to find out more. DEA Number Application: Did you know your DEA is free through the VA? Go to this paged to find out how to get it. Current job […]

Government Affairs

Sep 7, 2017

Veteran Care Legislation Tracker (GovTrack) To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide hospital care, medical services, and nursing home care for certain individuals discharged from service in the Armed Forces by reason of sexual orientation or gender identity, and for other purposes. A bill to recognize […]