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We Are A New Organization

Welcome to the new AZANA website. Your organization has been hard at work over the last year to improve our means of communicating and educating the public and government about Arizona’s CRNAs. You will find many informative features and links to happenings and readings to strengthen the development of nurse anesthesia in a time of tumultuous growth in healthcare in the state of Arizona. Active AZANA members are welcome to register and browse through the members section of the website to keep up to date with current events and happenings within the AZANA.

AZANA New Members

Welcome new AZANA members Lee Allen, Carissa Currier, Beth Hartey, Annabell Velarde, Carlos Velazquez, Craig White.


  • President’s Message I’m sure many of you have heard about the planned changes to the Veterans Affairs (VA) nursing handbook. This planned change would make all APRNs (including CRNAs) effectively independent in the eyes of the VA and expected to work to full scope of practice to expand services without the red tape of supervision. Click to view ... Read More
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  • Upcoming Events


    Flagstaff Town Hall

    July 18 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Double Tree Hilton
    1175 W. Route 66, Flagstaff, 86001 United States
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    Meet the Experts and Learn Industry Secrets. Share your highlights and get information on leading topics in the field of CRNA’s. We will be hosting a Town Hall meeting on July 18, 2015 in Flagstaff. Come hear from your fellow colleagues on important topics from the CRNA field. Dinner will be provided. To register please RSVP to

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Simply, when it comes to laws, policies, and regulations – no one is looking out for CRNAs except for CRNAs. So it’s important that we come together and make sure our interests are being looked out for.

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For more than 75 years, the AZANA has been the CRNA power source for promoting and advancing the nurse anesthesia profession, patient safety, and practice excellence.
Your AZANA membership gives you a strong voice in the legislative and regulatory issues that affect your patients and practice; timely and relevant information and resources for your professional development; and valuable member benefits, including discounts on meetings, workshops, and online continuing education. Learn more about what the AZANA does for you on the AZANA website: