Five Reasons that Anesthesiologist Assistants Limit Anesthesia Flexibility and Profitability

There are four groups of anesthesia providers In the United States. Physician Anesthesiologists, Dental Anesthesiologist, Nurse Anesthesiologists and Anesthesiologist Assistants (AA). Dentist, Physician and Nurse Anesthesiologist work in every state of the union autonomously and have since each professions inception.

However, the newcomer AAs, require direct supervision by a Physician Anesthesiologist to practice anesthesia…Read More

Mike Mackinnon, MSN, FNP-C, CRNA