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November 08 - 09 2014, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

ASA Quality Meeting 2014

January 23 - 25 2015, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

ASA PRACTICE MANAGEMENT 2015

June 26 - 28 2015, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Annual Perioperative Surgical Home Summit

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FDA MEDWATCH ALERTS

October 16, 2014

FDA MedWatch - LifeCare Flexible Intravenous Solutions by Hospira, Inc.: Recall - Potential for Leakage

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FDA MedWatch LifeCare Flexible Intravenous Solutions by Hospira Inc

October 13, 2014

FDA MedWatch - CareFusion EnVe and ReVel Ventilators: Class 1 Recall - Power Connection Failure

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FDA MedWatch CareFusion EnVe and ReVel Ventilators

October 13, 2014

FDA MedWatch - ICU Medical ConMed Stat2 Flow Controller: Class 1 Recall - Delivers Higher Flow Rate than Intended

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FDA MedWatch ICU Medical ConMed Stat2 Flow Controller

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Self-Education and Evaluation (SEE) Program

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Host a Site Visit for Lawmakers

Monday, June 20, 2011

Open the door for elected officials to see the exciting world of anesthesiology by hosting a site visit. The most effective way to advocate for anesthesiology is to show policymakers the important work anesthesiologists do each and every day. That is why as part of the 2011 Advocacy Involvement Challenge, the ASA Grassroots Network is encouraging members to host a lawmaker or his/her staff for a site visit. So far this year, five ASA members have already hosted a legislator or his/her staff. 

To assist in the process of hosting a site visit, the Committee on Governmental Affairs has created a Hosting a Site Visit Guide. In addition, ASA members can email grassroots@asawash.org or call 202-289-2222 with any questions concerning how to host a site visit.

In addition, Dr. Mark Brady has provided a firsthand account of his successful site visit with Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS).  Click here to read his account.

Remember, hosting a site visit it is worth five points towards the Advocacy Involvement Challenge. Those individuals who complete tasks totaling ten points will receive an award and recognition at the ANESTHESIOLOGY 2011.

 

 

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