ASA has many invaluable benefits such as the opportunity to advance the specialty and improve patient outcomes through cutting-edge resources and education, including complimentary courses available for both members and non-members:
NEW! The Continued Need for Neuromuscular Block Monitoring: A Journey to Improve Patient Safety and Patient Outcomes
Learn how to improve clinician knowledge and competence and have a positive impact on better understanding the mechanism of action during the reversal of neuromuscular blockade. This course fulfills MOCA 2.0® Part II and IV activity points; earn up to 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ with this complimentary course. This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 1.00 Class A CE credits; Code Number 1037137; Expiration Date 11/30/2020.
NEW! Understanding the Relationship between Intraoperative Hypotension and Clinical Outcomes in Surgical Patients
Faculty with expertise in the field, deliver crucial information to train clinicians and members of the care team on how to identify complications, manage outcomes and follow up appropriately. This course made available by an educational grant from Edwards Lifesciences is now available. This is a 3 module education activity with up to 2.5 credits available for completion of Module 1 and up to 7.5 additional credits available after completion of Modules 2 and 3 for a total of 10 credits.
Safety and Efficacy of the Reversal of Neuromuscular Blockade in Outpatient/Ambulatory Surgery
With this course, learn how to recognize the risk factors associated with preoperative, intraoperative and postoperative neuromuscular blockade and implement safe and effective monitoring of residual postoperative neuromuscular blockade and recovery. This course fulfills MOCA 2.0® Part II and IV activity points; earn up to 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ with this complimentary course.
Improving Patient Safety through Neuromuscular Monitoring
Optimal neuromuscular blockade and recovery is widely recognized as an important strategy to help prevent complications. Learn safe, effective and consistent intraoperative approaches to monitoring with the latest developments in pharmacology to help pave the way to improved outcomes in post-neuromuscular blockade. This complimentary course fulfills MOCA 2.0® Part II and IV activity points.
New! This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 1.00 Class A CE credits.
Customizing Pain Management in the Ambulatory Setting
Using interactive cases and discussions from faculty distinguished in their respective fields, this new course will help you improve pain management in four different outpatient settings: emergency medicine, urology, orthopedics and plastic surgery. Earn up to 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and patient safety points towards the MOCA 2.0® Part II. Minimize complications and learn the current techniques for managing acute postoperative pain in these patient settings.
Gaining Insight into the Mechanisms of Action Associated with the Reversal of Neuromuscular Blockade
Expand your knowledge alongside your anesthesia care team with this exciting online education offering. Learn how to recognize complications with residual neuromuscular blockade, become familiar with factors that can affect recovery, select reversal agents and doses to safely and effectively facilitate recovery and more. Earn up to 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and receive patient safety points towards the MOCA 2.0® Part II.